A man is in hospital with head and neck injuries after he was shot in Caterham.
Armed police were called to Coldstream Road, which is by the large green off Guards Avenue, just after 10pm on Thursday
A 40-year-old man from Caterham was arrested in connection with the incident.
Acting borough inspector Jon Vale, who is assisting with the case, said “We are treating this case as attempted murder and strongly believe this to be an isolated incident.
“We would like to reassure the public, who may have noticed a heightened police presence in the area that we are doing everything possible in this investigation.”