Corby man charged with attempted murder after woman shot

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A Corby man has been remanded into custody after being charged with attempting to murder a woman.

Martynas Okmanas, of Studfall Avenue, was arrested on Friday (February 22) over an incident in the West Midlands.

Officers were called to a house in Dovehouse Lane, Solihull, on the morning of December 18 when a 51-year-old woman had been shot in the shoulder and hand.

After extensive enquiries Okmanas, 28, was arrested and charged with attempted murder.

He appeared before magistrates in Birmingham on Saturday.