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Appeal for witnesses following Lewisham shooting

News   •   May 09, 2016 17:32 BST

Detectives are appealing for witnesses and information to a shooting in Lewisham.

Police were called to Algernon Road, SE13, on Sunday, 8 May at 04:00hrs to reports of shots being fired.

Police and the London Ambulance Service attended the scene.

A 22-year-old man was treated for leg injuries and taken to a south London hospital where he remains in a stable condition.

An 18-year-old woman was treated for minor injuries. She has since been discharged from hospital.

The victims had been attending a house party in Algernon Road and were part of a group of people standing outside the venue when a saloon car drove past.

The vehicle then reversed and one of the passengers pulled out a firearm and fired several shots into the group. The vehicle drove off along Algernon Road, heading away from Loampit Vale.

The suspects are described as black men.

No arrests have been made.

Enquiries continue.

Detectives from the Trident and Area Crime Command are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to the incident to call them on 020 8247 4863.

Alternatively, to remain anonymous call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.