An innocent man who was shot in the leg was spared serious injury by cans of Pepsi in his shopping bag, police have said.
Liam Cameron, 26, had intended to shoot another man, but instead mia moore escort the year-old, who was shopping in Ellesmere Port, Cheshire in November fog The man's shopping "bore fir brunt" of the shotgun blast causing several fizzy drink cans to explode, police said. Cameron was sentenced after pleading guilty to two counts of grievous bodily harm with intent, possessing a firearm with intent to cause fear or violence and being concerned in the supply of class A drugs.
In the moments before the shooting, Brossard prostitute hot spots had tried to intimidate his intended target who was inside a sandwich shop, police said. The year-old saw Cameron heading down an alleyway and he left the lkoking to confront him, Cheshire Police said.
Cameron, of Camden Road, Ellesmere Port, pulled a shotgun from his waistband, pointed it at the man's face and fired, police said. At that moment, a year-old lookjng walking down Enfield Road heard a loud bang and felt a sudden impact to his escort girl geneve. His injuries were so ificant that he required surgery after 30 pellets were lodged in his leg, however only one could be safely removed.
Det Insp Nigel Parr, from Cheshire Police, said "it is perhaps pure luck that no-one suffered life-threatening injuries or worse, lost their life". You can also send story ideas to northwest.
Cameron was jailed for 15 years at Chester Crown Court. He will be eligible for parole after serving seven years and six months in prison.
The shooting happened in front of a large of people, including two children, police said. Judge Steven Everett described Cameron as a "gangster with a gun". Related Topics. Ellesmere Port Cheshire.