London Ambulance, Isaiah Gardner, Clapham Park Estate, Clapham, South London
PARAMEDICS battling to save a shooting victim yesterday had to flee when they feared gangsters were firing at them.As a window on their ambulance shattered, the crew were forced to take cover ??? leaving Isaiah Gardner to die in an estate garden.Tragically, by the time it was safe for them to return to the 21-year-old, he had died of a gunshot wound to the head.A police source said: ???The ambulance staff felt uncomfortable and pulled away. They were not injured. They only went back when firearms teams made the area safe.???He added: ???We have seen shootings in this area but this is the first time I am aware of London Ambulance crew fearing they were being shot at. That???s a frightening development in gangland culture and shows what we are up against.???Isaiah was gunned down at 11.14am near the Clapham Park Estate in Clapham, South London.
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