The 15-year-old boy is charged with attempted murder after another 15-year-old boy was shot in the face on his way to school in Suffolk
- A 15-year-old boy was shot and wounded on Monday on the way to school
- Police later arrested another 15-year-old boy in connection with the shooting
- The victim was going to Kesgrave High School when he was hit by a round
- The suspect will appear at the Norwich Magistrates Court tomorrow via video link
A teenager was charged with attempted murder and gun crime after a 15-year-old boy was left in critical condition in Suffolk.
Police rushed to the scene yesterday just after 8:40 a.m. after it was reported that a teenager was shot dead while attending school in Kesgrave.
The 15-year-old victim suffered serious injuries and was flown to Addenbrooke Hospital, where he is currently in critical condition.
A 15-year-old boy was arrested and charged with the attempted murder of another 15-year-old boy who was in critical condition after a shooting in Kesgrave, Suffolk yesterday morning
The 15-year-old victim was attending school when he was shot and wounded
Eyewitnesses to the attack reported seeing the suspect get into a car that was driving off.
Police arrested a teenager at 10:55 a.m. yesterday in connection with the attempted murder.
According to Sussex Police, the suspect was taken to the Martlesham Police Investigation Center.
Forensic scientists are currently investigating a car and a "cross-country weapon" that have also been recovered.
The 15-year-old boy from the Woodbridge area has been charged with attempted murder, possession of a firearm with the intent to endanger life, and possession of a firearm with the intent to cause fear of injury.
The suspect, who cannot be named for legal reasons, will appear in the Norwich Magistrates' Court tomorrow morning via video link.
The victim was on his way to Kesgrave High School when he was shot and seriously wounded. Specialist teams have spoken to students who may have been affected by the shootings
According to Sussex Police: “Police patrols in the Kesgrave area will continue in the coming days. They will continue to work with school children, teachers, parents, and local residents to provide security, listen to concerns, and reiterate the fact that this is an isolated incident.
The police will also have a police capsule in Through Jollys which will give the locals a strong visible presence. The officers are present in the morning between 8 a.m. and 9:30 a.m. and in the afternoon between 2 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. Residents can ask questions or ask questions so the police can continue to listen and understand the concerns of the community. & # 39;
Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call the police on 101.
The 15-year-old suspect will appear on video link at the Norwich Magistrates' Court tomorrow