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Man, 33, is shot in stomach with a CROSSBOW in west London - healthyfrog

Man, 33, is shot in stomach with a CROSSBOW in west London

Man, 33, is shot in stomach with a CROSSBOW in west London and is in ‘life threatening’ condition

  • Metropolitan Police officers were called to Uxbridge in West London after 8pm
  • They discovered the victim with a life-threatening abdominal injury 
  • He was rushed to hospital, where he remains in a ‘life-threatening’ condition 

A 33-year-old man is fighting for his life after being shot in the stomach with a crossbow on a west London street last night.

The victim was found by police with a serious abdominal injury on Pield Heath Road, near the junction with Copperfield Avenue, in Uxbridge just after 8pm. 

He was rushed to hospital where he remains in a ‘life threatening condition’, Scotland Yard announced this morning.

The victim was found by police with a serious abdominal injury on Pield Heath Road, near the junction with Copperfield Avenue, in Uxbridge just after 8pm (scene pictured today)

Metropolitan Police officers were called to the scene by the London Ambulance Service.

No arrests have been made but a cordon remains on the street while detectives launch an investigation.  

It is legal for anyone over the age of 18 to own a crossbow without a licence in the UK.

No arrests have been made but a cordon remains on the street (pictured) while detectives launch an investigation

No arrests have been made but a cordon remains on the street (pictured) while detectives launch an investigation