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19-year-old man rushed to hospital after being shot outside train station in Harrow

There has been a shooting tonight near Sudbury Hill Station, Greenford Road. 

Multiple reports have been sent to Harrow Online and one person posted on Twitter saying they have heard five gunshots.

The tweet said: “Possible shooting in Greenford. Heard five close shots by Sudbury Hill Station. Ambulances on the scene”.

Footage posted online shows the Road cordoned off and a large emergency services presence at the scene of the incident which is believed to have happened around 7:00pm.

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

A London Ambulance Service spokesperson said:“We were called at 6:42pm tonight (18 November) to Greenford Road, Sudbury Hill to reports of a shooting.

“We dispatched an incident response officer, ambulance crews and an advanced trauma team car from London’s Air Ambulance.

“Crews treated a man at the scene and took him to a major trauma centre.”

Met Police told Harrow Online: “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.

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

“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.”

Harrow Police tweeted at 11:00pm: “Following assessment in hospital, the condition of a 19yo man shot outside Sudbury Hill Station #Harrow around 18:40hrs has now been declared Not life-threatening or life-changing. No arrests at this time.

“Witnesses/ those with info – call 101 ref CAD 5975/18NOV”

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