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Woman shot in Highgate in late-night attack

2015-08-31 19:10:46

HighgateThe shooting happened in Highgate Close, Highgate.

A woman was shot in a late-night attack in Highgate.

She was blasted in the leg at an address in Highgate Close at around 11.30pm on Sunday.

West Midlands Police said the victim was aged 22.

The force said she was treated in hospital for her injuries, which were not believed to be life threatening.

Forensics officers remained at the scene today as part of the investigation.

An individual who was in the area at the time told the Mail: “There was a lot of activity

“A lot of armed police were at attendance as well as ambulance crews.”

Anyone with information should call police on 101.

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