Statement from Essex Police
A man has been taken to hospital with life threatening injuries after being shot with a gun outside an address in Harlow.
We were called shortly before 5am on Saturday 13 June with reports a man had been shot outside an address on Water Lane in Roydon, Harlow.
It was reported that a number of people had arrived in a car and fired several gunshots at a group of people who were outside the address, having attended a party there.
The men then drove off in the direction of Harlow.
A man in his 50s, from Grays, has been taken to hospital with multiple gunshot wounds in a life threatening condition.
Two women, aged in their 20s, have also been taken to hospital with single gunshot wounds, which are not considered to be life-threatening injuries at this stage.
A cordon remains in place at the property while enquiries continue.
Anyone with information is asked to contact our Major Crime Team by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org quoting incident 169 of 13 June.
Alternatively please call 101 or independent charity Crimestoppers completely anonymously.