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Weekly Edition - Published  11 August 2016


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Firearms incident in Bootle

MERSEYSIDE Police are investigating a firearms incident took place, on Tuesday, 9 August 2016, in Bootle. We are told that it was shortly after 11.15pm, that Merseyside Police received information that shots had been fired at an address on Waterside, Bootle. Officers attended the address and found damage consistent with a shotgun discharge to the front door. Damage was also found to a Ford Fiesta at the scene, which is believed to have been caused by bricks. No one was injured during the incident. High visibility patrols have been stepped up in the area as a result. Detective Inspector Richie Jones from Matrix said:- "An investigation into the full circumstances surrounding the incident is ongoing. I would appeal to anyone who may have seen anyone acting suspiciously in the area around Waterside shortly before, or after the incident, to contact us, as information they have could be vital to our inquiries. I am particularly interested in talking to anyone who may have seen three males, wearing dark clothing, in the area shortly before the incident took place. Anyone with information is urged to call the specialist Matrix team on:- 0800 230 0600 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on:- 0800 555 111."


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