Children among injured in shooting at street party
Twelve taken to hospital after shotgun fired in crowd after festival
Twelve people, including a 12-year-old child, were injured when what is believed to be a shotgun was fired in a large crowd of people at a Manchester street party, police said.
Officers were called to reports of two loud bangs at the party, which followed Manchester’s Caribbean Carnival on Claremont Road in Moss Side in the early hours of Sunday morning.
Greater Manchester Police said nine people, Six people, including two pensioners, have been arrested on suspicion of murder after a man’s body was found in a flat.
Paramedics alerted Greater Manchester Police after being called to a report of an unresponsive man at a property on Palatine Street in Rochdale at about 10.30pm on Saturday.
When officers arrived they discovered the body of a man in his 50s inside the property.
A murder investigation was launched and two men, aged 49 and 43, and a 44-year-old woman were arrested on suspicion of murder.
On Sunday a 70-yearold man and two women,