53 year old woman shot dead in “targeted attack”,
According to a Police report – The homicide of a woman who was shot dead in Wirral was a “targeted attack”, police say as they enchantment for assist to hint the actions of a automobile seen on the time of the taking pictures.
In the early hours of Sunday, October 30, Merseyside Police had been referred to as to a house in Moreton, Wirral, in response to a report that the woman’s physique had been found.
A police spokesperson mentioned the 53-year-old woman, who has not been formally recognized, died on the scene after struggling a gunshot wound to the chest.
A 79-year-old man who knew the sufferer was detained on suspicion of homicide however later freed below investigation whereas authorities proceed their investigations.
Anyone who witnessed the incident on Meadowbrook Road at round 1:45 a.m. is requested to name the police.
“We are quite open-minded at this moment,” mentioned Detective Superintendent Sue Coombs.
Police additionally interesting for anybody who noticed a darkish automobile with as much as three folks inside, in the world on the time. It was later discovered burnt out on Garden Hey Road.
The woman has not but been formally recognized however her subsequent of kin have been notified, police mentioned.
Investigations are nonetheless on.