Haddenham

Firearm Incident in Aylesbury

Home » News » Firearm Incident in Aylesbury
police-van

Thames Valley Police officers are investigating a firearm incident that occurred in Aylesbury on Sunday 16th March.

At 7.15pm officers were called to a report of a shooting at Hilton Avenue, where a 43-year-old man from outside the local area had been shot.

The victim is currently in hospital receiving treatment for his injuries, which are not believed to be life-threatening.

Investigating officer, Det Insp Mark Baxter said: "We are at an early stage in the investigation, however I wish to re-assure the local community that this is not thought to be a random attack and that the victim was known the offender.

"If anyone witnessed this incident we would ask them to contact us on 101 as a matter of urgency."

If you have any information please contact Det Insp Baxter via the Thames Valley Police Enquiry Centre on 101.

If you don't want to speak directly to the police you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at www.crimestoppers-uk.org. No personal details are taken, information is not traced or recorded and you will not go to court.

popular recent storiesAlso in the news

Walk of Witness 2019_02
Haddenham Webteam: Fri 19 Apr 2:30pm

As part of their Eastertide observance, members of local church congregations met together on Good Friday 19th April, under the banner of Churches Together in Haddenham, to participate in a public act of worship and a walk of witness through the village.Beginning with prayers and hymns on Townend Green, the group -- led this year by Rev Margot Hodson on behalf of St Mary's Church --...

Stan & Ollie
Haddenham Webteam: Fri 12 Apr 2:30pm

The Summer 2019 programme has been announced for Haddenham Screen, our local village cinema club.The season starts on 23rd April with "Stan & Ollie" the story of the later career of Laurel and Hardy. This will be followed by two winners from this year's Oscars — "The Favourite" (Best Actress for Olivia Coleman) and Green Book (three Oscars including Best Film).Do take...

Haddenham Feast logo 01
Roy Payne: Thu 11 Apr 5:30pm

Plans are afoot for Haddenham to host a new, week-long "Peoples' Festival" in September. Called 'The Feast Festival', a wide range of cultural, social and arts events is being planned, to be held every day, in all parts of the village, appealing to all tastes and ages. You can find out more at the Feast's https://www.facebook.com/thefeastfestival/.11(Facebook...