|Flying Squad Officer Injured In Shooting Accident|
Reported to have been shot by his own gun
The officer was injured when his police-issue firearm discharged at about 09:00 GMT on Monday. Scotland Yard said the officer was on his own when the incident happened and he is now stable in hospital.
An investigation into the shooting is currently under way involving the Directorate of Professional Standards and the Met's Health and Safety team.
The Independent Police Complaints Commission has also been informed, as is standard procedure.