Beeston gun incident: Three people arrested after shots fired in Leeds street

Three people have been arrested after shots were fired in a street in Leeds.

Saturday, 6th March 2021, 12:16 pm

Police were called to a property in Parkfield Mount, Beeston, at about 10pm last night after residents reported hearing loud shots.

Officers found evidence consistent with a firearms discharge, but no injuries or damage to property was reported.

An investigation was launched and police later arrested two men, aged 22 and 23, and a 20-year-old woman - all from Leeds.

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Parkfield Mount, Beeston, where the incident took place (Photo: Google)

Detectives would like to speak to anyone who may have information about the incident.

Detective Inspector James Entwistle of Leeds District CID, said: “We are continuing to conduct enquiries into this firearms discharge today and are appealing for information and witnesses.

“All firearms incidents are treated extremely seriously by West Yorkshire Police and I can promise residents this incident is being fully investigated.

“Anyone who saw suspicious behaviour on Parkfield Mount just prior to 10pm or persons leaving the scene is asked to contact Leeds District CID on 101 referencing crime number 13210112566.

“Information can also be given online at www.westyorkshire.police.uk/101livechat to anonymously to the independent Crimestoppers charity on 0800 555 111.”

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