Teenagers shot and stabbed in Hackney

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Two teenagers were injured in a shooting and stabbing incident over the weekend. - Credit: Met Police

An investigation is under way following a shooting and stabbing in Hackney. 

Officers were called to a premises in Kingsland Road at 10.53pm on April 23, following reports of a man having been shot.

When they arrived at the scene a 19-year-old man was found suffering gunshot injuries and another 19-year-old man found with stab injuries. 

Both men were taken to hospital by ambulance and police say, neither is in a life-threatening condition. 

A crime scene was set-up and detectives from Trident, a specialist Met unit dealing with gun related crime, are leading the investigation.


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No arrests have been made at this stage.

Police are appealing for anyone with information or any witnesses to call 101, ref 8869/23apr. To remain anonymous, please contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111

A section 60 was ordered on the day of the incident and remained in place until 2.30pm on April 24. 

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