Sunday, May 12, 2013

2013 Ninth Luton Shooting: Teenager, 16, in serious condition after being shot in the back, as police offer £1,000 for information

A 16-year-old boy who was shot in the back in Luton is the ninth victim of guncrime in the area this year.

The teenager remains in a serious but stable condition in hospital.

Armed police officers patrol the area of the shooting, as fears grow that there could be more trouble between rival gangs.

A £1,000 reward has been offered for information that will help with the arrest of the gunman.

Police are looking for a man who was seen in the area at the time of the shooting in the early hours of Saturday morning.

He is described as being in his mid-teens, white, wearing a blue top and jeans.