Three arrested following murder of Vincent Waddington

16th July 2015

Detectives from the specialist Matrix Serious Organised Crime team have arrested two males and a woman following the murder of 18-year-old Vincent Waddington on Tuesday, 14 July 2015.

The males, aged 31 and 20 years, and a 32-year-old woman were arrested at two addresses in Garston this afternoon and they have been taken to police stations on Merseyside where they will be questioned by detectives.

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

A 25-year-old man from Speke, who was arrested on suspicion of murder on the evening of Tuesday, 14 July remains in police custody.

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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