Police investigate as man shot through his door

PUBLISHED: 11:55 11 December 2015 | UPDATED: 11:55 11 December 2015


The incident took place in the early hours of this monring

Police are investigating a shooting in Crusoe Road, Erith after they were called at just after 2am this morning (Friday).

Officers attending the scene found a 47-year-old man with a gun shot to his arm.

It is understood the man was shot through the door of his property.

Officers are asking any witnesses or anyone with information to call the incident room on 020 8247 4877, 101 or contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or at

So far no arrests have been made and the injury sustained is not believed to be life-threatening.

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