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UPDATE: Third man appears in court charged in connection with Bury shooting




Shooting in Bury St Edmunds in flats on Station Hill.'Picture Mark Westley ANL-150508-101854009
Shooting in Bury St Edmunds in flats on Station Hill.'Picture Mark Westley ANL-150508-101854009

A 39-year-old man has become the third person to appear in court charged in connection with a shooting in Bury St Edmunds.

Andrew Seaton, of Frome View, Maiden Newton in Dorchester, appeared at South East Suffolk Magistrates’ Court in Ipswich on Saturday, August 15, charged with conspiracy to murder.

Shooting in Bury St Edmunds in flats on Station Hill.'Picture Mark Westley ANL-150508-101809009
Shooting in Bury St Edmunds in flats on Station Hill.'Picture Mark Westley ANL-150508-101809009

He was remanded in custody until a preliminary hearing at Ipswich Crown Court on Tuesday August 25.

Two men have already been charged in connection with the incident and four other people have been bailed to return to police in the autumn.

Frank Warren, 51, of Victoria Road, Dorchester, Dorset, appeared before magistrates in Ipswich yesterday after being charged with conspiracy to murder and was remanded in custody ahead of his next appearance at Ipswich Crown Court on August 25.

Earlier this week 31-year-old Simon Webber, of Sydenham Close, Bridgwater, Somerset, was also charged with conspiracy to murder. He was remanded in custody and also committed to appear before Ipswich Crown Court for a preliminary hearing on August 25.

Shooting in Bury St Edmunds in flats on Station Hill.'Picture Mark Westley ANL-150508-101952009
Shooting in Bury St Edmunds in flats on Station Hill.'Picture Mark Westley ANL-150508-101952009

Four others are currently on police bail pending further enquiries in connection with the incident at Forum Court at 6.45pm on August 4 when a man was shot in the stomach.

The victim, aged in his thirties, was successfully treated in hospital for his injuries.

Police are continuing to appeal for anyone with information about this crime to contact the Major Investigation Team on 101 quoting reference BU/15/2542, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.



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