Dagenham man arrested over Chigwell attempted murder

Police search the scene in September after a 36-year-old man was shot in Chigwell. Photo: Alex Rose

Police search the scene in September after a 36-year-old man was shot in Chigwell. Photo: Alex Rose - Credit: Archant

A Dagenham man is one of two people arrested yesterday on suspicion of attempted murder following a shooting at a Chigwell sports club.

The 36-year-old victim was shot in the shoulder at Woolston Hall, Abridge Road on Sunday, September 7.

He was treated in hospital but returned home the same evening.

A 30-year-old from Dagenham was arrested when he visited Harlow police station yesterday.

A 29-year-old from Loughton was also arrested on suspicion of attempted murder following a search warrant that morning.


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Two people from Waltham Abbey have also been arrested in connection with the case.

A woman aged 24 was arrested on suspicion of money laundering and a 25-year-old man on suspicion of possessing a firearm with intent to endanger life.

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All four have been bailed until February 17 pending further enquiries.

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