Monday, 7 May 2018

Met Police increases amount of officers on patrols after spate of shootings in London



The Met Police has stepped up the amount of officers on patrol over the bank holiday after a spate of shootings and violence in the capital.
 
Detectives are appealing for witnesses after two boys, aged 15 and 13, were shot in the head on Sunday.
 
 
A 39-year-old man arrested on Sunday evening has been released under investigation.


The teenagers were hit by shotgun pellets in Wealdstone High Street, Harrow, northwest London, at about 1.15pm.


The 15-year-old was taken to a central London hospital, where he remains in a non life-threatening condition.


Police were informed four minutes later that a 13-year-old, believed to have been an innocent bystander, had been shot on the same street.


He was to taken to a west London hospital with non-life threatening injuries and has since been discharged.


Two boys have been taken to hospital after they were found wounded




SKY   News.