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Leyton High Road shooting: Three men injured

High Road in Leyton Image copyright @999London
Image caption The three men were found with gunshot injuries on High Road in Leyton

Three men have been shot in an attack on a street in east London.

Police were called to reports of a shooting on High Road in Leyton at about 20.50 BST on Saturday.

The victims - aged 23, 28 and 30 - were treated by paramedics before being taken to hospital. Their injuries are not thought to be life-threatening.

A Section 60 order has been put in place, which allows officers to stop and search anyone in the area.

A Metropolitan Police spokesman said "detectives from the Trident and Area Crime Command" are investigating but there have been no arrests so far.

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