West Shooting: Arrests Made

LATEST: Two people have been arrested in connection with a shooting at hip-hop mogul KANYE WEST's UK gig last night (28FEB06). The 21-year-old man and 20-year-old woman, were apprehended a few miles from the Birmingham arena venue shortly after two stewards were gunned down by gatecrashers. The attackers had been escorted from the GOLD DIGGER hitmaker's concert after being discovered without a ticket for the show. One of the victims was shot in the face, stomach and foot, and is still in a serious condition in hospital. The other was released following treatment for a graze. Despite the arrests, police maintain they are still on the lookout for the prime suspect who they describe as a tall and slim black male, aged 18 to 22, with a thin moustache and plaits in his hair down to the middle of his neck. West was performing the last night of his five-date UK Touch The Sky tour at Birmingham's National Exhibition Centre.


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