London bus stop shooting: Man ‘in his 20s’ shot dead in Wood Green

A man believed to be in his 20s was shot dead at a bus stop on Green Lanes last night (September 21).

The fatal shooting occurred on Green Lanes, near the junction of West Green Road in Wood Green, North London.

Police and ambulances were called to the scene at around 10.30pm to reports of a shooting.

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Despite the best efforts of emergency services, the victim was pronounced dead just before 11pm.

Formal identification has not yet taken place and his next of kin are yet to be informed.

A post-mortem examination will take place in due course.

Two other men, also believed to be in their 20s, were rushed to hospital with gunshot wounds.

One is believed to have been shot while riding past the Green Lanes shooting.

He is currently being treated at an East London hospital.

The other, a 24-year-old man, ‘self-presented’ with gunshot injuries at a North London hospital.

There have been no arrests as yet and police are appealing for anyone with information to come forward.

A number of crime scenes are in place and roads remain cordoned off to the public.

Green Lanes is closed in both directions and traffic and transport is on diversion.

There have been no arrests and enquiries continue.

Anyone with information is asked to call police on 101 quoting reference 8093/21SEP.

Information can also be provided to Crimestoppers, anonymously, by calling 0800 555 111.

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Author: Shirley