Man in critical condition after being shot in the head in Queen's Park
PUBLISHED: 10:44 30 January 2020 | UPDATED: 17:58 01 February 2020
Police are appealing for any witnesses after a man was shot in the head in Queen's Park.
Armed officers and ambulance crews were scrambled to an address in Bravington Road at 2.44pm yesterday afternoon to reports of a shooting.
A 46-year-old man was found with gunshot injuries to his head and was taken to hospital where he is in a critical but stable condition, Scotland Yard said.
Enquiries are under way to notify his next of kin.
Det Insp Richard Russell said: "Communities have a vital role to play in tackling violent crime and we urge anyone with information to tell us what they saw.
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"We need the public's help to find those responsible and keep London safe, your phone call could save a life.
"Anyone who has doubts or concerns, please be assured we have experience officers standing by to take you call and anyone who gives information will be fully supported."
Any witnesses or anyone with any information is asked to call detectives on 020 8785 8136 or contact via Twitter @MetCC. Please quote Cad 4343/29Jan.
People can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or visit their website.
A section 60 covering parts of Brent, Westminster, and Kensington & Chelsea was authorised until 4am this morning.
There have been no arrests and enquiries continue.