Gunman hunt after shots fired at Walsall home

Police are hunting a gunman after shots were fired at a house in Walsall. Shots were fired at an address in the town late on Friday night.

West Midlands Police confirmed that nobody was injured after the firearm was discharged. Officers descended on an address in Woodruff Way in Walsall to reports of gunfire just after 11pm on Friday, June 21.

The force said on Saturday that they have increased patrols in the area to reassure local residents. Detectives have appealed for anyone with dashcam footage who was driving in the area from 10:30pm on Friday.

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Officers also provided a log number so anyone with information can get in touch to help the investigation. A West Midlands Police spokesperson said: "We were called to an address in Woodruff Way just before 11pm last night (Friday), following reports of a firearms discharge.

"Thankfully, no one was injured. We're reviewing CCTV footage and carrying out enquiries to identify who was responsible.

"Officers are increasing their patrols in the area as we know how concerning this incident is for the community. Anyone who has any information, or was driving along Woodruff Way between 10.30pm and 11pm on 21 June and has Dash cam footage, is asked to contact us.

"You can get in touch via Live Chat on our website or call 101 quoting log 5878 of 21 June. Information can also be given to the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111. Tell them what you know, not who you are."