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Teenage boys arrested on suspicion of firearm offence

Editorial Correspondent 28th Feb, 2021 Updated: 28th Feb, 2021

TWO teenage boys have been arrested on suspicion of possession of a firearm with intent to endanger life.

At around 10.50pm on Saturday (February 27), a Warwickshire Police spokesperson said officers were in attendance in Grosvenor Road and Boughton Road following an incident at around 5pm that evening.

A man in his 20s was taken to hospital with injuries which were not believed to be life-threatening.

Two boys, aged 16 and 17, were arrested on suspicion of possession of a firearm with intent to endanger life.

Det Insp Martyn Kendall said: “This is currently being treated as an isolated incident, and an investigation has been launched.

“Two males are currently in police custody. More information will be issued when available.”

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