Enfield shooting: Man dies in hospital after being shot in the head in north London

Police are on the scene (file photo) A man has died in hospital after being shot in the head in north London .

The victim, believed to be in his twenties, was found in the street with a head wound after officers were called to reports of a shooting in Hertford Road, Enfield .

He was rushed to hospital after police attended the scene, shortly after 4.30pm on Thursday.

Scotland Yard has since confirmed he died while in care. Read more A spokeswoman told the Standard officers remain on the scene as investigations are underway.

A man in his twenties has been arrested on suspicion of murder, she said.

Anyone with information that could help police is asked to call 101 quoting CAD 5053/19Mar or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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