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Four men have been charged following a shooting in Red Lodge at the weekend. 

Police were called at around 2.55pm on Sunday 4 April, to reports shots had been fired in Elms Road. 

An 18-year-old man and a 16-year-old boy both sustained injuries caused by shotgun pellets, with one of the males suffering wounds to his face and neck. A 17-year-old girl was also injured during the incident after suffering a fall whilst running to safety.   

All three were taken to hospital for treatment, but were discharged a short time later.

Four people were arrested on Sunday afternoon in connection with the incident and taken into police custody for questioning. 

They have now all been charged with two counts of malicious wounding with intent to cause grievous bodily harm (joint enterprise) and also violent disorder. Their details are as follows: 

-    Thomas Mongan, aged 24, of Gregory Road, Southall, in the London Borough of Ealing. He was also charged with possession of a shotgun with intent to endanger life; 

-    Jim Mongan, aged 29, of Shaftesbury Avenue, in the London Borough of Harrow; 

-    Bernard Mongan, aged 35, of Setchell Drove, Cottenham, Cambridgeshire; 

-    David Mongan, aged 25, of Setchell Drove, Cottenham, Cambridgeshire. 

All four men have been remanded in custody and are due to appear before Ipswich Magistrates’ Court today, Tuesday 6 April. 

Police enquires to identify and apprehend other potential suspects are continuing. 

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact West CID at Bury St Edmunds Police Station, quoting reference: 16672/21. 

Website – www.suffolk.police.uk/contact-us/existing-report-update

Phone – Call 101

Alternatively, contact the independent charity Crimestoppers 100% anonymously on 0800 555 111, or via their online form: www.crimestoppers-uk.org

Please note in the event of an emergency you should always call 999

                                                              


 

Previous release | 4 April 2021

Four people have been arrested following a shooting in Red Lodge.
 

Police were called at around 2.55pm this afternoon, Sunday 4 April, to reports shots had been fired in Elms Road.

 

Three people, two teenage males and a woman, suffered minor injuries caused by shotgun pellets. One of the teenage males suffered injuries to his face and neck.  

 

All three were taken to hospital but have since been discharged.

 

Four people have been arrested on suspicion of wounding with intent to cause grievous bodily harm and taken into police custody for questioning. They are a 29-year-old man, a 35-year-old man, a 24-year-old man and a 25-year-old man.

 

Detective Chief Inspector Mike Brown said: "Officers were quickly at the scene of the incident and suspects have been located and arrested.

 

"We are confident this was a targeted attack and there is no threat to the wider public.

 

“There will be a police presence at the scene overnight and tomorrow. There will also be more police officers on patrol to provide reassurance in the area.

 

“We are asking for anyone with any information about this incident to come forward.”   

 

Witnesses and anyone with information about this incident are asked to contact Suffolk Police quoting reference 37/16672/21 via:

 

Website – http://www.suffolk.police.uk/contact-us/existing-report-update

 

Crimestoppers – Contact the independent charity Crimestoppers 100% anonymously on 0800 555 111, or via their online form: www.crimestoppers-uk.org

 

Phone – Call 101

 

Please note in the event of an emergency you should always call 999

Previous release | 6 April 2021

Four men have been charged following a shooting in Red Lodge at the weekend. 

Police were called at around 2.55pm on Sunday 4 April, to reports shots had been fired in Elms Road. 

An 18-year-old man and a 16-year-old boy both sustained injuries caused by shotgun pellets, with one of the males suffering wounds to his face and neck. A 17-year-old girl was also injured during the incident after suffering a fall whilst running to safety.   

All three were taken to hospital for treatment, but were discharged a short time later.

Four people were arrested on Sunday afternoon in connection with the incident and taken into police custody for questioning. 

They have now all been charged with two counts of malicious wounding with intent to cause grievous bodily harm (joint enterprise) and also violent disorder. Their details are as follows: 

-    Thomas Mongan, aged 24, of Gregory Road, Southall, in the London Borough of Ealing. He was also charged with possession of a shotgun with intent to endanger life; 

-    Jim Mongan, aged 29, of Shaftesbury Avenue, in the London Borough of Harrow; 

-    Bernard Mongan, aged 35, of Setchell Drove, Cottenham, Cambridgeshire; 

-    David Mongan, aged 25, of Setchell Drove, Cottenham, Cambridgeshire. 

All four men have been remanded in custody and are due to appear before Ipswich Magistrates’ Court today, Tuesday 6 April. 

Police enquires to identify and apprehend other potential suspects are continuing. 

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact West CID at Bury St Edmunds Police Station, quoting reference: 16672/21. 

Website – www.suffolk.police.uk/contact-us/existing-report-update

Phone – Call 101

Alternatively, contact the independent charity Crimestoppers 100% anonymously on 0800 555 111, or via their online form: www.crimestoppers-uk.org

Please note in the event of an emergency you should always call 999