Two men have been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a shooting in Arlesey last week.

Officers were called to Woodview Lodge in Hitchin Road between 9.40pm and 10pm on Tuesday, April 9, following reports of a firearm being discharged.

One man in his 20s and another in his 30s, remain in hospital at this time, although the injuries they sustained are not believed to be life-threatening.

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On Thursday, Bedfordshire Police carried out an operation, which included a police helicopter, to locate and arrest a suspect in Hitchin.

The force has now confirmed that a man in his 20s from Hitchin and a man in his 30s from London have both been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder.

Another man in his 50s was also arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender.

Anyone with information is urged to contact police via 101, Beds Police's webchat service or online reporting tool at, quoting Operation Tonbury.