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Appeal for witnesses following shooting

News   •   Oct 25, 2019 16:05 BST

Detectives are appealing for information and witnesses following a firearm discharge in north Westminster.

Police were called at approximately 23:30hrs on Monday, 7 October to reports of gunshots heard on Third Avenue, W10.

Officers, including firearms officers, attended and found ballistic damage to a residential building.

Trident detectives from Specialist Crime are investigating.

They would like to speak with anyone who was in the area at the time, and specifically anyone who saw a dark coloured Mercedes driving around the area in the minutes leading up to the incident, or being driven away at speed.

There have been no arrests and enquiries to establish a motive continue.

Anyone with information is asked to call detectives on 020 8785 8135 or via 101 quoting reference Cad 8826/7Oct.

They can also call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.