Man fighting for life after being shot in head in Haringey

Police attended the scene and found the victim with a gunshot wound to the head

No arrests have yet been made in connection with the attack

Friday, October 20, 2017

Detectives are appealing for information after a man was left fighting for his life following a shooting in Haringey.

The victim, who is 28 and the father of a new born baby, has been left in a critical condition after the attack.

The brutal attack happened at about 12.20am on Saturday (October 14) in West Green Road, N15.

Police attended the scene and found the victim with a gunshot wound to the head.

He was taken by LAS to and east London hospital where he remains in a critical condition. His family has been notified.

Officers from Trident and Area Command are investigating

Enquiries are ongoing.

There have been no arrests and officers retain an open mind as to motive.

DI Jane Topping of Trident, said: "A young man, who has just become a father for the first time, is now critically injured in hospital. Our enquiries suggest this was a determined attack and the victim had been repeatedly shot at before he was critically injured. His family is distraught and we clearly want to identify and locate the suspects for this crime at the earliest opportunity so they can be brought to justice.

"I would ask anyone who knows anything about this terrible crime to think about the devastating effect this has had on this young man and his family. Anyone with information can call police or Crimestoppers - any information will be kept in the strictest confidence."

Any witnesses or anyone with information should contact detectives at Operation Trident on 101 or contact police via Twitter @MetCC.

To give information anonymously contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or online at crimestoppers-uk.org.