Crystal Palace shooting rumours false but man sustains mystery injuries

PUBLISHED: 11:19 18 November 2013 | UPDATED: 11:19 18 November 2013

Rumours of a shooting in Crystal Palace yesterday turned out to be false, though a man was found injured.

Police were called to the bus station, in Crystal Palace Parade, at around 2.45pm - but found no one at the scene.

A man was located nearby, in Westow Hill, and taken to a south London hospital for treatment. His injuries are not considered serious.

Enquiries are underway to find out how and where the man was hurt.

Road closures were put in place while the incident was investigated, but were lifted shortly after.

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