Four arrested after pair shot at in Tidworth street

POLICE are appealing for information after two people were shot at in Tidworth.

The incident unfolded as a man and a woman in their 20s were walking along Zouch Farm Road, towards the Spar shop in Pennings Road, at around 7.20pm on September 26.

Wiltshire Police said they were shot at by a person with an air weapon.

“Fortunately nobody was injured,” a spokesperson said.

Four people – a 16-year-old boy, two men in their 20s and a man in his 40s – have been arrested on suspicion of possession of a firearm and drug offences.

They have since been released on bail while enquiries are ongoing. Officers have also seized an air weapon as part of their enquiries.

“We believe there were a number of people in the area at the time of the incident who may have witnessed what happened,” the spokesperson went on.

“In particular, we would like to speak to a man who was in the immediate area, who was wearing a blue tracksuit top with the hood up. He is believed to have been aged in his 40s or 50s.”

Anyone who can help should call 101 and quote crime reference number 54230102216. They can also call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.