Detectives investigating shots fired in Lower Crumpsall. Now believe a moving car was the target.
Shortly before 7.40am. Police were called to Ansdell Street to reports of gun shots.
On arrival officers discovered that a house and three cars belonging to local residents had all been shot.
An investigation was immediately launched. Several bullet casings were recovered from the scene which have been sent off for forensic and ballistic testing.
Now detectives believe the cars and house were hit unintentionally. The gunman’s target was actually a moving vehicle – a white Mercedes-style car.