Children almost hit in drive-by shooting near primary school

Terrified children were almost got caught up in a drive by shooting in Salford this afternoon.

Shots were fired in what police believe to be a ‘targeted attack’ near Lark Hill Primary School at around 3pm.

Pupils almost got caught in the crossfire, as they had just left school and were visiting a row of shops where the shooting began.

It is understood several shots were fired at a black Audi from a motorbike.

The shooting continued as the bike pursued the car...
source: Metro

2019-07-11 21:44
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