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Appeal after three injured in Leyton shooting

News   •   May 05, 2019 11:45 BST

Detectives continue to investigate a shooting incident in Leyton on Saturday night and are appealing for
anyone who has information to get in touch.

Police were called on Saturday, 4 May at 20:50hrs to reports of shots fired on Leyton High Road, junction with Leyton triangle, E10.

Local officers and armed officers attended. Three men, aged 23 [Victim 1]; 29 [Victim 2]; and 30 [Victim 3], were found suffering from gunshot injuries.

They were treated at the scene by paramedics before being taken to hospital.

Victims 1 and 3 remain in a stable condition; their injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.

Victim 2 has been discharged.

Detectives from the Trident and Area Crime Command are investigating.

A number of active enquiries are in hand including local CCTV analysis, forensic testing and police are speaking with local people door to door.

There have been no arrests at this stage.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police via 101 quoting reference Cad 6867/4May or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.