A boy was shot dead in east London, police said.
Police found the boy, believed to be 11, and an injured man on property on Kerry Drive, Upminster, around 9:30 p.m. BST.
The man, who was in his forties, had cuts on his head but it is not known exactly what caused his injuries. The condition of the man and the boy is not known.
A number of people fled before the police arrived. No arrests have been made.
Police call all witnesses to contact them.