Fourth Person Arrested Following Teen Shooting in Blackwater

A fourth person has been arrested by detectives investigating a shooting in Blackwater.

A 41-year-old man from Farnborough has been arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender and remains in police custody at this time.

As First Reported The investigation started after officers were called at 2.56pm on Saturday 10 February to Hearsey Gardens, Blackwater, where they found a 17-year-old boy with serious injuries.

The teenager was taken to hospital for treatment, where he remains in a stable condition.

A 16-year-old boy, arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to murder, remains in custody at this time.

A 40-year-old man and a 34-year-old woman from Blackwater, arrested on suspicion of attempted murder, also remain in custody at this time.

Detectives continue to appeal for witnesses to come forward to establish the exact circumstances of this incident and the events leading up to it.

If you have any information relating to this case, please call 101 quoting reference ‘44180054963’, or contact Crimestoppers anonymously.