Statement on shooting in Isleworth 14 November

Police were called by the London Ambulance Service at 21:08hrs on Wednesday, 14 November to Holme Court, Isleworth following reports of a shooting.

Published: Thursday, 15th November 2018

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Police were called by the London Ambulance Service at 21:08hrs on Wednesday, 14 November to Holme Court, Isleworth following reports of a shooting. Officers attended with specialist firearms colleagues.  A male was discovered in a vehicle suffering from gunshot wounds. He was taken to a west London hospital where he is described as being in a stable condition.

At this stage there have been no arrests. A crime scene remains in place.  Officers from the Trident and Area Crime Command are investigating. 

Inspector Dee O’Brien, Sector Inspector for Hounslow from the West Area Borough Command Unit said:

“A full investigation of this incident is underway and there will be increased patrols in the area over the next few days, including extra officers from the Mayor of London’s Violent Crime Task Force.”

Leader of Hounslow Council, Councillor Steve Curran said:

"I was very disturbed to learn of the incident in Isleworth last night. This is a shocking event and not something we would expect to happen in Isleworth or indeed Hounslow. The council will be working closely with the Metropolitan Police Service to reassure residents and will be supporting the police to ensure that the perpetrators of this crime are brought to book.”

Anyone with information that may assist police is asked to call 101 quoting CAD 7960/14 Nov.

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