Greenwich MPS tweeted: “We are responding to a serious incident at Greenwich. Armed officers are on site. We will provide further updates as soon as we can.”
A London Ambulance Service spokesman said: “We have deployed a range of resources including an ambulance crew, an advanced paramedic, a motorcycle paramedic, a paramedic in a rapid deployment vehicle and an incident response officer and we also have paramedics from London’s Air Ambulance dispatched.
“We treated a man at the scene and took him to a major trauma center as a priority.”
A spokesman for London’s Air Ambulance added: “Our advanced trauma team was dispatched by air from the London Ambulance Service at 1447 today to reports of a shooting in the Greenwich area.
“Following on-site treatment, the patient was rushed down the road to a major trauma hospital, escorted by London’s Air Ambulance.”
Police said the Occupational Standards Directorate had been informed.
https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2022/08/05/man-shot-police-serious-incident-london/ Man shot by police during ‘serious incident’ in London