Windsor racecourse shooting: Hunt for gunman after man shot in chest on dan
ce floor in festival's VIP areaA gunman is being hunted by police after a man was shot in the chest in an exclusive area of a music festival at Royal Windsor Racecourse. The 27-year-old victim was fired at in a packed VIP tent during the Tea Party Festival in Windsor, Berkshire, on Saturday night, officers said. He reportedly realised he had been shot after hearing a quiet cap gun sound following a disturbance on the dance fl
r at around 8.30pm. The man, who is yet to be identified, was rushed to hospital by paramedics, where he remained in a stable condition last night. The victim was sho
t in the chest during the festival at Royal Windsor Racecourse (file picture) (Image: Getty) A spokesman for Thames Valley Police said the gunman, who is wanted on suspic
ion of assault causing grievous bodily harm, is black and believed to be in his 30s. Detectives who are appealing for further witnesses to come forward with information said the gun was fired at a time when the VIP tent would have been full of people. Read MoreRelated ArticlesDad-of-five killed in village pub as brother pays emotional tribute to my best friend Investigating officer Detective Constable Tom Parker, from Maidenhead Force Criminal Investigation Department, said: A team of detectives is investigating this incident in which a firearm was discharged, leaving a man injured. This appears to be an isolated incident however this took place during the popular Tea Party Festival. The man heard a quiet cap gun sound on the dance floor, police said (above, another promotional shot) I would like to appeal to anyone who was there who witnessed the incident to contact police, particularly if you have any photogra
phs or时时彩后一属于第几球 video footage, which you may have taken on your mobile phone, of what happened. This occurred when the VIP tent would have been busy, so if you were there and took a photo you may have captured the incident. Read MoreRelated ArticlesArmed police swoop on busy town centre during dramatic drive-by shooting which sees suspects flee crashed cars Any information you have, no matter how insignificant you believe it may be, could be important to the investigation so please come forward
if you have any details. The festival was billed as hosting some of the biggest names in dance music, with VIP tickets costing 40.