Police hunt 'gunman' after man 'shot in the street' in Cobridge
Police are hunting a suspected gunman who is believed to have shot and punched a man during a terrifying daylight attack.
The victim, aged in his mid-20s, suffered an injury to his eye and another which is thought to have been caused when he was struck by a pellet.
He was taken to the Royal Stoke University Hospital following the assault, which happened in Cobridge yesterday afternoon.
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When the emergency services arrived at the scene near the junction of Sandbach Road and Leek New Road, the victim was drifting in and out of... read more
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