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Man, 19, shot while walking home in Bridgwater
10:31am Monday 9th September 2013 in Somerset
A TEENAGER was shot by an air rifle in St Mary Street, Bridgwater - police revealed this morning.
The 19-year-old man was walking home with friends just before 3am on Thursday when police say he “heard a popping sound and felt a sharp pain in his side.”
A police spokesman said: “He later realised he had been hit by a pellet and went to Musgrove Park Hospital for checks.
“Officers have carried out house to house inquiries and would like anyone who can help their investigation to call on 101 quoting crime reference number 88194/13.”
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