Investigation launched after three people were shot on the Square, South Molton

Police are investigating a report that between 8am and 9am this morning, Tuesday 23 March, three people were shot with an air rifle on the Square, South Molton.

Those hit sustained minor injuries.

Officers have been carrying out enquiries at the scene this morning and would like to hear from anyone who has witnessed any suspicious activity, including people or vehicles, in the area, prior to or after the incident.

Anyone with any information which could assist the investigation is asked to contact police on 101 or via email, quoting crime reference CR/022576/21.