Man, 19, is rushed to hospital after shooting outside north west London tube station 


Man, 19, is rushed to hospital after shooting outside north west London tube station

  • Man, 19, was shot outside Sudbury Hill tube station at 6.40pm on November 18 
  • He has  been taken to a west London hospital suffering with gunshot wounds
  • No arrests have been made but officers remain in area and enquiries continue

A 19-year-old man has been rushed to hospital after he was shot outside a North West London tube station today.

Police officers alongside the London Ambulance Service were called to Sudbury Hill Station on Greenford Road in Harrow, at 6.40pm today following reports that a man had been shot.

The young man has been taken to a west London hospital suffering with gunshot wounds. His condition is unknown.

No arrests have been made but officers remain in the area and enquiries continue. 

Police officers and the London Ambulance Service were called to Sudbury Hill Station on Greenford Road in Harrow, at 6.40pm today following reports that a man had been shot outside

Forensic teams investigate the scene after the shooting outside the north west London tube station

 Forensic teams investigate the scene after the shooting outside the north west London tube station

Police officers takes pictures of the scene after a 19-year-old is rushed to hospital

Police officers takes pictures of the scene after a 19-year-old is rushed to hospital

A Metropolitan Police spokesperson said: ‘Police were called to Greenford Road, Harrow, at 18:40hrs on Wednesday, 18 November following reports that a man had been shot outside Sudbury Hill Station.

‘Officers attended alongside London Ambulance Service. A 19-year-old man has been taken to a west London hospital suffering with gunshot wounds. His condition is unknown.

‘No arrests have been made but officers remain in the area and enquiries continue.’  

On Twitter, one user wrote: ‘Someone has just been shot outside Sudbury Hill Station in Harrow. Gunshots were heard from as far as Greenford.’ 

While another wrote: ‘Possible shooting in Greenford. Heard five close shots by Sudbury Hill Station. Ambulances on the scene.’ 

Officers alongside the London Ambulance Service were called to Sudbury Hill Station

Officers alongside the London Ambulance Service were called to Sudbury Hill Station

Officers remain in the area and a cordon remains in place as investigations into the shooting continue

Officers remain in the area and a cordon remains in place as investigations into the shooting continue

Greenford Road is currently closed and trains are not stopping at Sudbury Hill Station following the shooting

Greenford Road is currently closed and trains are not stopping at Sudbury Hill Station following the shooting

Harrow MPS confirmed that a 19-year-old man had been taken to hospital with gunshot wounds

Harrow MPS confirmed that a 19-year-old man had been taken to hospital with gunshot wounds

Greenford Road is currently closed and trains are not stopping at Sudbury Hill Station.

TFL Access tweeted: ‘Sudbury Hill Closed – This station is closed while we help the police respond to an incident.’ 

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call 101, or tweet @MetCC, quoting CAD 5975/18NOV. Alternatively they can call Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111. 

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