Shooting: Witness Appeal

6 February 2013, 00:26 | Updated: 6 February 2013, 10:34

Police investigating a shooting in Luton in which a woman suffered an injured hand are trying to find three people who were in the area.

The 36 year old victim was hurt as she sat in the car with her partner at the junction of Wellington Street and Russell Street at 2.07pm on Wednesday 30 January 2013.

The Bedfordshire, Hertfordshire and Cambridgeshire Major Crime Team have launched an investigation into what happened and are making a direct appeal to several people who are believed to have been in the area to contact them.

The first is a white woman who was walking a dog in the park at the time of the incident.

The second is a white man, between 30 and 40 years old, with peroxide blonde hair which was slicked back and walking up Wellington Street.

The third is described as a man, approximately 60 years old, who was standing outside the door to the flats in Wellington Street near to the junction of Russell Street.

If you are one of these people or if you have information that could help this investigation you are asked to contact detectives in the Operation Reclamation incident room directly on 01707 355959.

You can also call Bedfordshire Police in confidence on the non-emergency number 101, or by texting 07786 200011.

Bedfordshire Police have previously appealed for help to trace a driver who was forced to do an emergency stop at the time of the shooting.

Alternatively you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.


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