Enfield Shooting Today – After being shot in the middle of the day in full daylight in North London on Saturday afternoon, a man in his 20s is currently battling for his life at a hospital (January 7). After 2.30 o’clock this afternoon, police were summoned to North Middlesex Hospital in response to the arrival of a man who had been shot and was being treated for his injuries. The identity of the victim was not immediately released by the authorities.
Victim in critical condition
The man is reportedly receiving treatment but is in serious condition, and the police believe he was shot near Derby Road in Ponders End, Enfield, which is approximately three miles away. According to the police, the individual is currently undergoing treatment.
Multiple crime scenes have been established, one of which is located on Derby Road. Another crime scene is located at the hospital itself, and witnesses have also reported seeing a significant police presence on Wood Green High Road in the neighborhood of Wood Green. According to the police, each of these scenes is connected to the same event. The circumstances surrounding the incident are under investigation.
No arrest made by authorities
Law authorities apparently made no arrests, and as of the time of writing, no information regarding the shooter’s identity or description was made public. Whether the victim was targeted or the gunshot occurred at random is yet uncertain. Anyone with information that could assist police is asked to call 101 or tweet @MetCC and quote CAD 3607/7Jan. Alternatively, contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.”
Crime rate in Enfield
When compared to the national average, Enfield’s rate of crime is 84% higher than the average. The postcode area has a violent crime rate of 27.4%, making it the most common type of crime there. The overall number of “violent crimes” is 10.1k, and when compared month-over-month during the period of December 2021 – November 2022, this number has fallen by 0% as compared to the previous year.
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