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Man in critical but stable condition after shooting in Dagenham

PUBLISHED: 09:47 06 October 2020 | UPDATED: 10:48 06 October 2020

A man and woman are in hospital after a shooting in Reede Road, Dageham this morning (October 6). Picture: Google

A man and woman are in hospital after a shooting in Reede Road, Dageham this morning (October 6). Picture: Google

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A man and woman have been found injured following a shooting in Dagenham.

Officers, including armed police, swooped into Reede Road just after 4am this morning (Tuesday, October 6) after reports of gunshots.

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A Met spokesperson said: “The 39-year-old man suffered a gunshot injury. He remains in a critical but stable condition.”

He added that the 32-year-old woman was taken to hospital for treatment to “minor injuries” and the force awaits details of their nature.

Detectives from the Met’s gangs squad have been informed and a crime scene remains in place.

Anyone with information should call the police on 101.


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