Clapham Common taking pictures leaves three injured as police swarm space

Three individuals had been injured throughout a taking pictures in Clapham, police have confirmed.

London Ambulance Service confirmed that they had attended an “incident” in Clapham Common South Side at 4:59pm right this moment the place they handled three individuals on the scene.

One individual on the scene of the taking pictures noticed the incident first-hand and says “two guys” on a moped shot at a girl crossing the road. Two individuals had been taken to a significant trauma centre and a 3rd concerned within the incident was taken to hospital.

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Three individuals had been injured within the taking pictures incident

They claimed: “shooting in clapham i saw it all firsthand. two guys on motorbike fell off on corner between tube station n sainsburys after chase from police officers. tjey ran down towards brixton and pulled out a shotgun and shot a girl crossing the. street in the leg. they’re still at large.”

Met police confirmed a firearm, believed to be a shotgun, was discharged. Police had been in pursuit of a moped within the Clapham space of south London.

People within the space took to X, previously Twitter, and claimed a taking pictures had occurred.

An announcement from the Met Police learn: “A firearm, believed to be a shotgun, was discharged from the moped in the vicinity of Clapham Common South Side. Two people sustained shotgun pellet injuries.

“A 3rd individual was injured by the moped. The suspects fled the scene. London Ambulance Service paramedics have taken the injured individuals to hospital.

Against the law scene is in place and pressing enquiries to hint the moped are ongoing. There have been no arrests at this stage. Firearms officers are looking the world.”

A statement from London Ambulance Service read: “We had been known as right this moment (Friday 1) at 4.59pm to experiences of an incident in Clapham Common South Side. We despatched quite a few assets together with ambulance crews, operational managers, superior paramedics and London’s air ambulance.

“We treated three people at the scene and took two to a London major trauma centre and one to hospital.” There is not any affirmation right now whether or not the accidents are gunshot-related or {that a} taking pictures has taken place.

According to visitors monitoring web site Inrix, the A3 Clapham High Street is closed in each instructions between B224 The Pavement (Clapham Common Station) and A24 Clapham Common South Side resulting from a police incident.

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