Man shot in Sheffield

Police are dealing with an incident following reports that a man has been shot on Penistone Road in Sheffield.
Police were called at around 2pm today following reports that a gunshot had been heard in the area.
A male, thought to be in his twenties, was taken to hospital a short time later with a gunshot wound to his leg, it is not thought to be life threatening.
The area of Penistone Road, close to the junction with Herries Road, is closed while the investigation continues. Motorists are advised to avoid the area.