Page last updated at 12:40 GMT, Tuesday, 25 May 2010 13:40 UK

Police ask for help after man shot in Llangollen

North Wales Police have issued a fresh appeal for information after a man in his 40s was shot in Llangollen.

He is stable in hospital and helping police with the investigation following the shooting in the Denbighshire town on Wednesday, 19 May.

Police want to trace anyone who was near the Chainbridge Hotel at about 1300 BST and who may have seen a black Suzuki jeep.

A weapon has been found and is being examined.

On Tuesday, police said they wanted to speak to anyone in the vicinity of the Chainbridge Hotel and who may have seen a black Suzuki Vitara parked on the B5103 road between the A5 road and Llantysilio Hall.

They also want to hear from anyone who heard a gun shot.

Two teenage males on mountain bikes near the river weir upstream from the hotel may also hold information.

The victim is in a stable condition in hospital, helping police with the investigation.

An incident room has been set up at St Asaph.

Anyone with information is asked to call 0845 6071002 (English language) 0845 6071001 (Welsh language), or Crimestoppers Wales on 0800 555111.



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