Man arrested after firearm discharged in Bradford

Wedgemoor Close, Wyke, Bradford. Picture: Google.
Wedgemoor Close, Wyke, Bradford. Picture: Google.
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A man has been arrested as part of an investigation after gun shots were fired at a flat in Bradford.

Officers were called to Wedgemoor Close, Wyke, at about 11.550pm on Wednesday, after reports that a group of men were trying to gain entry to a property.

They discovered damage to a door which has now been confirmed as a firearms discharge.

West Yorkshire Police yesterday appealed for witnesses and increased patrols in the area.

In an update today (Friday), a force spokesperson said that a 25-year-old man, from Bradford, has now been arrested in connection with the firearms discharge.

They added: "He remains in custody at this time and enquiries are continuing."

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