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Policeman shot while chasing men in Croydon

A police officer has been shot in the arm while chasing three men in south Croydon.

The officer, who has not been named, was hit when one of the men opened fire in Kingsdown Avenue at about 2200 BST on Friday.

His injuries are not said to be life-threatening.

Three men were later arrested.

  • 16 Jul 2011
  • From the section UK