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Detectives appeal for witnesses following Croydon shooting
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Detectives from Trident are appealing for witnesses and information following a double shooting in Croydon in the early hours on Sunday morning.
Police were called at around 0300hrs on Sunday, 6 July, to a shooting in Kingsdown Avenue, Croydon.
At this early stage detectives believe that the victims were shot inside a residential address in Kingsdown Avenue.
The victims were taken to a south London hospital suffering injuries that are not believed to be life-threatening. Both currently remain in hospital.
Detective Chief Inspector Jason Prins said: “ We are in the early stages of our investigation and I would like to hear from anyone who may have witnessed the incident or the aftermath. Two people have been left with injuries and I keen to hear from anyone who may have any information about the person or persons responsible.”
Anyone with information about this incident can 0208 247 4877 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.