Three arrested over Garston murder

Detectives investigating the murder of 18-year-old Vincent Waddington in Garston on Tuesday night have arrested three more people.

Officers were called to Banks Road, Garston, at about 8.45pm to reports of an RTC between a grey Audi and a scrambler bike. When they arrived at the scene they found Vincent suffering from serious gunshot wounds and he was pronounced dead in hospital.

A 25-year-old man from Speke was arrested on Tuesday evening on suspicion of murder and remains in police custody.

Last night, a 31-year-old man and 32-year-old woman from one address in Garston were arrested on suspicion of perverting the course of justice, whilst a 20-year-old man from a second address has been arrested on suspicion of possession of a firearm.

A post mortem examination has determined that Vincent Waddington died as a result of gunshot injuries.

Anyone who may have information which could help the police with their inquiries can contact the specialist Matrix team on 0800 230 0600, or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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