Hackney shooting: Police investigating after man in 20s shot by two people on moped in Amhurst Road

PUBLISHED: 13:02 13 October 2018 | UPDATED: 13:02 13 October 2018

The man was shot in Amhurst Road. Picture: Google Maps

The man was shot in Amhurst Road. Picture: Google Maps


A man in his 20s was shot by two people on a moped in Amhurst Road last night.

Police were called to the shooting near the junction with Sigdon Passage at about 9.30pm.

The victim was taken to hospital with serious injuries, though Scotland Yard said they are not believed to be life-threatening.

The area has been taped off while officer investigate. No arrests have been made.

Anyone with information can contact police on 101 and quote CAD 8043 of October 12 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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