Appeal following shooting of 16-year-old boy

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Detectives investigating a shooting in south west London are appealing for witnesses or anyone with footage or information to come forward.

Police were called to York Road, SW18 at 12.45am on Sunday, 2 September to reports of a shooting at the junction with Usk Road.

At the scene, a 16 year old male was found suffering from a gunshot wound. He was taken to a London hospital where his condition is not life-threatening.

At this early stage officers retain an open mind concerning motive.

No arrests.

Detective Inspector Ed Facer of Trident and Area Command said: “This incident took place on a busy road and I am confident that someone saw something.

“I am particularly keen to hear from anyone who saw the incident or who has dashcam or personal footage of the moments before, during or following the shooting.”

Anyone who can assist the investigation is asked to call Trident on 101 quoting CAD354/02SEPT/18, Tweet @MetCC or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111