At­tempted mur­der ar­rest

Crime

The Peterborough Evening Telegraph - - News -

A Peterborough man has been ar­rested on sus­pi­cion oft heat­tempted mur­der of a 17- yearold boy.

Of­fi­cers from Northamp­ton­shire po­lice car­ried out a raid at a prop­erty in Hinch­cliffe, Or ton Gold hay on Tues­day morn­ing.

The op­er­a­tion was con­nected with the shoot­ing of a 17-year-old boy­inBray­brooke, Northamp­ton­shire, last sum­mer.

A 41- year- old man was ar­rested on sus­pi­cion of at­tempted mur­der.

De­tec­tive Sergeant Car­rie Pow­ers, from the Or­gan­ised Crime team, said: “The ar­rest was made in con­nec­tion with the shoot­ing of a 17-year-old boyat the Green­field trav­eller site, Bray­brooke, onSun­day10 July 2016. The­vic­tim suf­fered se­ri­ous life-cha ng in­g­in­juries.

“The 41-year-old man has been re­leased on po­lice bail pend­ing fur­ther en­quiries.

“A num­ber of other peo­ple, who have been ar­rested since this com­plex in­ves­ti­ga­tion started, re­main­on­po­lice bail.

“Northamp­ton­shire Po­lice is con­tin­u­ing to ap­peal for in­for­ma­tion about the in­ci­dent in Bray­brooke.

“Wit­nesses or any­onewith any in­for­ma­tion about the in­ci­dent are asked to call po­lice 101 or al­ter­na­tively, con­tact Crimestop­pers anony­mously on 0800 555111.”

Seven men and a woman have al­ready been ar­rested and granted bail in con­nec­tion with the in­ves­ti­ga­tion.

They were ar­rested in July, Au­gust and Novem­ber in Northamp­ton­shire. Nocharges have been brought.

The scene of the in cident

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