25 Year old shot in the leg following Westminster Incident

Detectives are appealing for witnesses to come forward after a shooting in Westminster.

Response officer were called at approximately 21:41 hours on Thursday 19 November to Tintern House, Alderney Street, SW1 to reports of an injured man.

Officers attended and discovered 25 year-old man with a gunshot wounds to his leg.

He was taken by LAS to a central London hospital where he remains. His injuries are not described as life threatening.

A man was arrested at the scene on suspicion of grievous bodily harm and possession of a firearm.

Detectives from the Met’s Trident Gang Command are investigating.

Following the incident a number of men were seen running away towards Warwick Way.

Anyone who has information about this incident should call police on 020 8785 8580 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.