Police information Request for potential firearm discharge on New Year’s Eve

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A scene is currently in place in James Street, Elland in relation to a potential firearm discharge on New Year’s Eve.

On January 1, police received a report of a parked car having been damaged in James Street in a collision involving another vehicle which had left the scene at about 9.45pm on December 31.

Today, officers have received further information suggesting a potential firearm discharge had occurred during this incident.

A scene is currently in place to undergo specialist searches and forensic examination and enquiries into the incident are ongoing.

Anyone who witnessed any part of the incident or who has any information that could assist the investigation is asked to contact Calderdale District CID via 101 quoting log 304 of January 7 or online at www.westyorkshire.police.uk/101livechat