Today: Wednesday, 8 February 2023 year

In London, four people were injured in a shooting near a church.

In London, four people were injured in a shooting near a church.

Four people, including a seven-year-old child, were injured on Saturday as a result of a shooting opened by unknown people in London near the church where the funeral took place, the British Metropolitan Police said in a statement.

Three women – aged 48, 54 and 41 – were reportedly taken to a hospital in central London with non-life-threatening injuries. In addition, a seven-year-old girl was hospitalized with injuries “presumably from the same incident“.

“The incident took place near the church where the funeral took place,” the press release said.


It is noted that, according to the initial investigation, the shots were fired from a moving car, which then left the scene. Witnesses to the incident are asked to contact the police.