Police probe into drive-by shootings in Doncaster continues

Police officers outside the Cantley Lodge pubPolice officers outside the Cantley Lodge pub
Police officers outside the Cantley Lodge pub
A police probe into two drive-by shootings in Doncaster is continuing today.

Four men were inured when shots were fired from two vehicles outside a pub and a takeaway on Friday night.

South Yorkshire Police said the first shots were fired when a red Subaru Forrester and a white flatbed van drove towards the Cantley Lodge pub, Acacia Road, Cantley, at around 11.25pm.

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Three men, aged 19, 20 and 22, were injured in the gun attack.

Shots were then fired towards a takeaway on Everingham Road, injuring a 41-year-old man.

All the men were taken to hospital but were not seriously hurt.

No arrests have yet been made.

Police chiefs are treating the shootings as targeted attacks.

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DC Andy Hotchkiss investigating said: "Any incident of this nature is understandably concerning for the local community, however we are treating the investigation as a priority and have a number of lines of enquiry to follow up."

Call South Yorkshire Police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.