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Man injured in Romford nightclub shooting

Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was shot outside a nightclub in east London.

The 26-year-old was shot in the leg in Exchange Street, Romford, near the Envy Nightclub, at about 0315 GMT on Friday.

He was taken to an east London hospital where his condition was described as critical but stable.

Detectives from Operation Trident - which tackles gun crime in the capital's black communities - are investigating.

No arrests have yet been made.

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