Two men arrested after gunshots fired through house window

Police launched an investigation after the drive-by shooting in Stepps last December.

Shooting: Two men have been charged in connection with the incident. STV
Shooting: Two men have been charged in connection with the incident.

Two men have been charged in connection with a drive-by shooting in North Lanarkshire.

Gunshots were fired through a house window in Flynn Gardens, Stepps, on Monday, December 30 last year.

No one was injured in the incident.

On Thursday, police confirmed two 31-year-old men had been arrested and charged as part of a targeted operation in response to the shooting.

A gun was also recovered.

The men are expected to appear at Airdrie Sheriff Court on Friday.

Detective inspector Andy MacLean, from Lanarkshire CID, said: “I’d like to thank the public for their assistance as we have carried our enquiries into this targeted attack.”

Anyone with further information is being urged to contact the police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.


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