Man shot in Ilford

PUBLISHED: 14:54 13 September 2018 | UPDATED: 14:57 13 September 2018

Police were called after gun shots were heard. Picture: Google Maps

Police were called after gun shots were heard. Picture: Google Maps


A man in his 20s has been shot in Ilford.

Police were called yesterday (Wednesday, September 12) at approximately 9.25pm to reports of gun shots in Endsleigh Gardens.

Officers attended along with medical professionals from the London Ambulance Service.

A Met Police spokesman said: “The victim, a man aged in his 20s, was found with gunshot wounds.

“He has been taken to hospital - his condition is not thought to be life-threatening.

“At this stage, there has been no arrests and inquiries continue.”

Officers from the Met’s Trident and Area Crime Command have launched an investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to call police on 101 and quote reference CAD 8086/12.

Alternatively contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Latest Ilford Stories

The Hammers hold the Blues in London derby showdown by Yarmolenko miss will haunt them

Yesterday, 12:00

Letters, contributions and comments sent in from Recorder readers this week.

Yesterday, 11:04

Redbridge turned their fortunes round in the second-half to nick a late 3-2 victory against Southend Manor.

Almost a year ago I wrote in this paper about my fears for families facing migration from old benefits to Universal Credit amidst the government’s “clumsy” rollout, which was causing “homelessness and hunger wherever it goes”.

Saturday, September 22, 2018

National League: Harrogate Town 0 Leyton Orient 3

Saturday, September 22, 2018

National League: Eastleigh 1 Dagenham & Redbridge 0

Saturday, September 22, 2018

We talk to hundreds of local business owners every day; we hear their concerns, understand their challenges and share in their successes.

Saturday, September 22, 2018

Emma Isherwood netted two second-half penalty flicks as Havering opened the East Two South East season with a derby win at Campion School.


Struggling to find a buyer for your home in a slower market? We speak to Ilford property expert Nina Kaura from Portico about the Crossrail effect and why getting things right first time will get you the best price for your property.

Exchange Ilford is a shopping centre on a mission to make it a more welcoming and accessible place to the people of Redbridge.

An Ilford shoe retailer and podiatry practice is taking the next step with a move to a new shop just a few doors down.

Newsletter Sign Up

Ilford Recorder twice-weekly newsletter
Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy

Most read news

Show Job Lists

Education Promo

Digital Edition


Enjoy the
Ilford Recorder
e-edition today


Education and Training


Read the
Education and Training
e-edition today

Read Now