Police are investigating after a man was shot in the neck in Wandsworth last night.

Officers were called shortly before 8pm on Tuesday, March 5 to Wexford Road at the junction with Nightingale Lane following reports of shots fired.

A vehicle is reported to have pulled up to another vehicle and fired shots before fleeing.

Officers attended but both vehicles had left the scene.

A crime scene was established and a shell casing was recovered.

A Met spokesman has said: "Shortly afterwards LAS informed police of a vehicle in collision with a lamppost.

"A male, thought to be the driver of the car, claimed he had been shot and then made off prior to police arrival.

"The male, aged 27, then presented himself at a south London hospital. He had suffered a gunshot wound to the neck.

"His condition is not life-threatening.

"No arrests have been made.

"Enquiries continue led by the Trident and Area Crime Command."

Anyone with information is asked to call police on 101 ref CAD 6907/5 Mar.