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Officers investigating an attempt murder in Derby have issued a fresh appeal three weeks on

Posted on 18th May 2018

Three weeks after a man was shot in the Sunny Hill area of Derby, officers investigating are appealing to the public to come forward with dash cam footage and would also like to identify a man seen in the area.

On Friday, April 27 at around 1.30pm, our officers were called to Coleridge Street in Sunny Hill to reports that a man had been shot.

On arrival a 26-year-old man was found with a gunshot wound to his shoulder.

Ten people in total have been arrested in connection with the incident which is now treated as an attempt murder.

Detective Chief Inspector Darren De’ath who is leading the investigation said: “Inquiries are still continuing but we would like anyone who was in the Sunny Hill area between 1pm and 2pm and has dash cam footage to contact us.

“There may be footage on the cameras that is relevant to our investigation. I would urge anyone that has any information, no matter how insignificant it may seem, to contact us.

“A white man was seen on Caxton Street at around 1.30pm who we would like to speak to in connection with our enquiries.

“Two cars have also been recovered; an ‘18’ registered black Vauxhall Astra and a ‘67’ registered black Ford Focus.

“We would like to speak to anyone that saw these vehicles in the Sunny Hill area of the city around the times mentioned.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact us on 101 quoting reference number 18000190565.

You can also call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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