Man admits himself to hospital after shooting in Brockley

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Photo from the scene. Picture credit: Ian Gay
Photo from the scene. Picture credit: Ian Gay

A man has admitted himself to hospital after being shot in Brockley.

Armed police were called to Turnham Road today (May 16) at around 3.15pm.

Officers searched the area but found no trace of any suspects or victims.

A man, aged in his late teens, then admitted himself to a south London hospital with a gunshot injury.

His injuries are believed not to be life-threatening.

No arrests have been made following the incident.

Police enquires continue.

A crime scene is still in place.

Anyone with information is asked to call police on 101 and quote reference CAD 4414/16May.

A spokesperson for Met Police said: “Police were called at about 3.15pm on Monday, 16 May to reports of a firearm discharge on Turnham Road, SE4.

"Officers, including firearms officers, attended.

"A search of the area was carried out but there was no trace of any suspects or victims.

"A crime scene is in place.

"Police were called a short time later after a man, aged in his late teens, self-presented at a south London hospital with a gunshot injury.

"His injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.

"There have been no arrests and enquiries continue.

"Anyone with information is asked to call police via 101 quoting reference CAD 4414/16May."

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