Man shot in Harlesden street

Victim found suffering from gunshot wounds to his leg

An investigation is underway after a man was shot in Harlesden this evening (Monday).

Police were called to Paulete Way of Church Road, where they found the victim suffering from gunshot wounds to his leg at around 4.45pm.

He has been rushed to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Several streets in the area have been condoned off as forensic officers comb the scene for clues.

The road closures have resulted in traffic chaos for motorists.

Anyone with information is asked to call crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.