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Appeal following shooting in Croydon

News   •   Sep 22, 2020 15:35 BST

Detectives are appealing for witnesses and information following a shooting in Croydon.

Police were called at 01:07hrs on Tuesday, 22 September to reports of a man suffering from gunshot injuries on Imperial Way.

Officers, including firearms officers, and the London Ambulance Service attended.

A 22-year-old man was taken to hospital for treatment; his injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.

The shooting took place on the street, outside the ‘Love a Slice (LAS) Lounge’ which was open at the time. 

Trident detectives from the Specialist Crime Command are investigating. They are particularly interested in hearing from anyone who visited the LAS Lounge around the time of the shooting and who may have seen or heard anything suspicious. 

Anyone with any information is asked to contact police by calling 101 and quoting reference Cad 107/22Sep. 

Alternatively, Crimestoppers can be contacted anonymously either online or by calling 0800 555 111.

There have been no arrests and enquiries continue.