Detectives are appealing for information following a shooting in Kirkby on Saturday evening (21 September 2019).
Emergency services were called at about 8.50pm to reports at a man had been shot once in the leg and attended Wingate Medical Centre, on Glasven Road in Northwood.
The victim was taken to hospital where his condition is described as serious but stable, and his injury is not believed to be life-threatening.
Officers attended and inquiries are ongoing to establish the full circumstances of the incident, including the precise location of the shooting.
A forensic examination of the medical centre is taking place, house-to-house inquiries are being carried out in the area and officers will be looking to establish if there is CCTV footage which could help them identify the offenders.
Detective Inspector Holly Chance said:
- Anyone who witnessed the incident, or who has any information which could help detectives with their inquiries, is asked to contact @MerPolCC, 101 quoting reference 1033 of 21 September or @CrimestoppersUK anonymously on 0800 555 111.