A 20-year-old man is in hospital after being shot in the face by a passing car in Wood Green on Wednesday. The victim was sitting in his car in the Sandlings Estate when another car pulled up beside him, shooting into the passenger’s window before driving off.

The victim was taken to an east London hospital suffering gunshot wounds to the face; but he is thought to not have life threatening injuries.

Three men aged 18, 21 and 54 were arrested shortly after and remain in custody at the different North London police stations.

Any witnesses or anyone with any information can call Trident in confidence on 020 8733 4774 or police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.