A man in his 20s has life threatening injuries after gunshots were reported in Doncaster

An investigation is ongoing after gunshots were reported in Doncaster yesterday evening (November 20).

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On Saturday, November 20 gunshots were heard by local residents and reported in Armthorpe.

South Yorkshire Police said: “An investigation is underway after officers responded to reports of gun shots in the Armthorpe area of Doncaster yesterday evening.

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"A 26 year old man suffered injuries consistent with firearms discharge.

"The injuries are now believed to be life threatening.

"This is believed to be a targeted incident and enquiries are ongoing.”