Camden shooting: Man arrested on suspicion of attempted murder

Police charge 21 with drugs offences. Picture: Metropolitan Police

Police made a fifth arrest after the Regents Park Estate shooting - Credit: Archant

A man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder following a shooting in Camden.  

The 21-year-old was detained by the Metropolitan Police on August 20 in connection with a shooting in Clarence Gardens on the Regents Park Estate on August 14.  

It is the fifth arrest since the incident at a large gathering which saw four people hospitalised – a 17-year-old girl, two women aged 19 and 73, and a 28-year-old man.

Three remain in hospital, with their conditions not believed to be life-threatening.  

The five people arrested have been bailed until mid-September, while the police investigation continues. 

On August 14 a 22-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of possession of a firearm with intent.  

On August 16 two teenagers were arrested. A 16-year-old boy was detained on suspicion of possession of an offensive weapon, robbery and possession of a firearm with intent.  

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A 17-year-old boy was arrested on suspicion of possession with intent to supply and possession of a firearm with intent.  

On August 19 a 22-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of possession of a firearm with intent.  

To provide information or footage call police on 101 or tweet @MetCC quoting reference CAD7619/14AUG.  

Alternatively contact independent charity Crimestoppers, anonymously, by calling 0800 555 111.