Road re-opens following shooting in Leeds city centre

Police have re-opened the road where a man was shot on Wednesday evening.

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EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THE SHOOTING IN LEEDS CITY CENTREInvestigations have been taking place on Beckett Street and Burmantofts Street all day on Thursday following a 23-year-old being shot in the shoulder while waiting at traffic lights.

But the road re-opened as the investigations concluded at around 1.45pm on Thursday.

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A spokesperson for the Leeds City Council Resilience and Emergencies Team said on Twitter: "The Police have now completed their investigation and the road has reopened to traffic.

"Any congestion in the area has largely cleared."

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