Man injured in ‘gun attack’ in Harlesden

Man was attacked in Harlesden this morning (Picture: Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

Man was attacked in Harlesden this morning (Picture: Dan Kitwood/Getty Images) - Credit: Getty Images

A man has been injured during an attack in Harlesden this morning.

The victim, in his 20s, is believed to have been assaulted by a gang armed with gun in Park Parade around 7.30am.

He is not believed to have been shot.

The victim has been taken to hospital suffering from minor injuries.

Police, including firearms officers, have arrested eight people on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm.

The scene and surrounding streets have been sealed off while forensic officers comb the area.