Scunthorpe
October 20, 2020 9.18 am This story is over 10 months old

Murder attempt arrests after man injured in Scunthorpe shooting

Two men arrested on suspicion of attempted murder

Update: Read the latest here.


Armed police attended the scene after a man was allegedly shot in Scunthorpe on Monday evening.

Officers were called at 11.43pm on October 19 by paramedic staff following reports that a man had been shot in an incident on Dale Street.

Humberside Police said the man was seriously injured, but is in a stable condition.

Two men were arrested on suspicion of attempted murder.

Police and armed officers attended the scene.

A number of crime scene investigators attended the scene. Forensic examinations have been taking place around the area and a forensic tent was placed over a Vauxhall Astra. 

DCI Phil Gadd of Humberside Police said on Tuesday: “An investigation has been launched and police remain at the scene on Dale Street where a cordon is in place.

“Anyone with information about the incident should call 101 and quote log 713 19/10/20.”

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