A teenager has been shot and two men stabbed in three separate incidents in London.
Police were called to Loxford Lane, Ilford at 11.41pm last night where they found a 19-year-old suffering from a gunshot injury. He was taken to a hospital in east London. The victim is not in a life-threatening condition, police said.
Police later found evidence of a firearm being discharged on Ilford High Road. There were no reported injuries. Police believe the two incidents are linked.
In a separate incident in Chelsea, a man was found stabbed on the King’s Road.Emergency services attended and found a man, believed to be in his 50s, suffering from stab injuries.
He was taken to a west London hospital where he remains. His injuries are not life threatening. In a third incident, police were called to Ordnance Road, Canning Town, at 1.40am where a man in his 40s was found with stab injuries.
He was taken to an east London hospital, where his condition is not known. No arrests have been made in any of the incidents.
Source: Evening Standard