Brent Shooting: Three adults and a young child shot

An investigation has been launched after three adults and a child were shot in Brent.

Police were called at 2145hrs on Wednesday, 3 June, to shots fired in Energen Close, Harlesden NW10.

Officers attended along with London Ambulance Service and found four people suffering gunshot injuries.

Three of the injured are adults and one is a young child. All four have been taken by ambulance to hospital. We await an assessment of their conditions and will release further details when possible.

There has been no arrest at this stage. Enquires continue to establish the circumstances.

Any witnesses or anyone with information should call police on 101 quoting reference 8326/03june. To remain anonymous, please contact the independent charity Crimestoppers.

A Section 60 order is in place for the borough of Brent until 0700hrs on Thursday, 4 June.

A dispersal zone has also been authorised for the Harlesden area. There will be additional police patrols in the area overnight.