A man with blood pouring from his face shouted for an ambulance to be called after two people were shot in north London this evening.
Three men were injured in the Edmonton area of Enfield this evening.
Police officers were called to Gordon Road in the Edmonton area of Enfield shortly after 6pm today. The London Ambulance Service (LAS) also attended.
A shocked businessman called Abdul told Mirror Online We heard a bang noise and we saw a guy running toward the fruit shop next door.
Blood was pouring out his eye, just near his eye, it only just missed.
It was right in front of our business.
I saw him saying ‘call an ambulance, call an ambulance’.
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The three injured males were all taken to a north London hospital, their condition is not known at this stage.
Metropolitan Police said no one has been arrested and that enquiries continue.
Police officers have cordoned off the scene.
A member of staff at a nearby business told Mirror Online at 9.30pm that roughly six emergency service vehicles were still at the scene but that the road was open .
More than 120 people have been killed in London through violence this year – the figure for 2017 was 118 (excluding the victims of terror attacks).
If the death rate continues, the total will stand at 140 by the end of the year, which would be the highest for 10 years.
Among the homicides in 2018, there have been 68 stabbings, 12 shootings and two deaths involving a knife and a gun
London Major Sadiq Khan has come in for criticism for the rise in violent crime however he has pointed at funding cuts to the Metropolitan Police.
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