Man suffers life-changing injuries after shooting in Ilford | London

Detectives are appealing for witnesses after shots were fired at a birthday party in east London in the early hours of Tuesday morning.

At around 6am on Tuesday, a man reported to police that a firearm had been discharged inside the Praba Banqueting Hall, on the High Road in Ilford.

Officers were informed that shots were fired as a 40th birthday party being celebrated at the venue was coming to an end.

No one was found injured inside the venue but a 22-year-old man later went to an east London hospital with gunshot injuries to his leg.

His injuries are not being treated as life threatening but are being treated as life changing.

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