Man injured after shooting in Stockwell, south London

A man was found injured on Stockwell Rd just before 3.30am (Google Maps)

A man has been injured and rushed to hospital following a shooting in Stockwell, south London.

Emergency services were called to Stockwell Road just before 3.30am on Sunday.

A man was treated at the scene and taken to hospital “where his injuries were deemed not life-threatening or life changing”, Metropolitan Police said.

An investigation is ongoing.

A London Ambulance Service spokesperson said: “We sent an ambulance crew, an advanced paramedic, a tactical response unit and a medic in a fast response car.

“We treated a person at the scene and took them to a major trauma centre as a priority.”

Anyone with information is asked to call 101 and quote ref 882/27nov or contact @CrimestoppersUK.

It comes just days after a 16-year-old boy was stabbed on a Victoria Line Tube at Stockwell Undergound Station.

Police were called out on Wednesday just before 3pm to reports of a stabbing on a packed Tube train, finding the teenager suffering from potentially life-changing injuries.

On Friday morning, Amarjay Camron Nkemayang, 18, was charged with attempted murder and possession of an offensive weapon in a public place.

It is said he had a hunting knife with him during the incident, which happened at Stockwell Station.

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