Today, at approximately 2.11pm on 27th July, the authorities received a distress call regarding a severe injury to a man on Wykebeck Avenue, Leeds.

In response, emergency services promptly arrived at the scene and found an 18-year-old male who had sustained a serious leg injury, believed to be caused by a firearm.

The injured individual was immediately taken to the hospital, where he is currently reported to be in stable condition. As of now, investigations are underway to ascertain the circumstances surrounding the incident.

If anyone possesses any relevant information about this incident, they are urged to get in touch with the Homicide and Major Enquiry Team at 101, quoting crime number 13230418054. Alternatively, information can be provided anonymously to the independent charity Crimestoppers at 0800 555 111.