Sheffield & South Yorkshire

Sheffield 'shooting': Man critical after 'five-man fight'

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Image caption The area near the Wenue6 pub was cordoned off on Sunday

A man is in a critical condition following a suspected shooting outside a Sheffield pub.

Emergency services were called to Sandstone Road at about 01:05 BST following reports of a fight between five men near Wenue6.

A 26-year-old was taken to hospital with an upper body injury, South Yorkshire Police said.

A spokesman said it was "suspected to have been caused by a firearms discharge".

A police cordon has been put in place on Sandstone Road in Wincobank and bus services have been diverted.

Anyone with information is urged to contact police.

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