A suspect is on the loose after a shooting in Mitcham in the early hours of this morning.

Police were called to London Road at 5.40am on Friday, February 28 to reports a shot had been fired at an address in the road.

The incident took place in  Gedge Court, a block of flats off London Road.

Police officers are on the scene investigating what happened, and have put up a cordon around the ground floor of the block.

A police spokesperson said the suspect was 'no longer on the scene' upon arrival of officers.

There were no injuries and enquiries are ongoing.

Did you see what happened? Contact Becky Middleton on 020 8722 6336 or rebecca.middleton@london.newsquest.co.uk