Men Charged Over Tattoo Parlour Shooting

17 May 2011, 12:35 | Updated: 19 May 2011, 12:47

Three men have been charged with conspiracy to murder over over the shooting of two men at a tattoo parlour.

They were arrested in early morning raids in Luton, Bedford and Dunstable on Tuesday 17 May 2011.  They've been charged in connection with the shooting of two men in St Mark’s Road, Maidenhead, Berkshire, on Monday 11 April 2011.

All three were due to appear at East Berkshire Magistrates Court on Thursday 19 May.

Officers were called to the Fantasy Fine Line tattoo parlour in St Mark’s Road at about 12.27pm after reports of gunshots coming from inside.

Two men - aged 45 and 51 - were found inside the shop with gunshot wounds.  One had suffered a wound to his leg, the other had a wound to his upper arm and shoulder.  Both were taken to hospital.