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Uxbridge shooting death: Murder police hunt gunman

Vine Lane in Uxbridge Image copyright Google
Image caption The man was shot as he sat in car on the driveway of a house

A man has been shot dead as he sat in his car on a driveway in west London.

The 38-year-old victim was was attacked in Vine Lane in Uxbridge on Tuesday night, a Metropolitan Police spokesman said.

Officers said a lone gunman walked up to the vehicle and shot into it several times before running off towards Saunders Road.

Detectives believe it was a targeted attack but are keeping an open mind about the motive.

No arrests have been made and that a post-mortem examination will be held in due course.

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