Police have launched an investigation following a shooting overnight in Ilford.
Officers were called on Friday, 28 June at 11.41pm to reports of shots fired in Loxford Lane, Ilford.
Officers attended and found a 19-year-old man suffering from a gunshot injury.
He has been taken to an east London hospital. We await an update on his condition.
A short time later police were called to shots fired in High road, Ilford.
No reported injuries, however, there was evidence of the discharge of a firearm.
No arrests have been made and enquiries are ongoing.
Police have confirmed that they linking both incidents.
A section 60 has been put in place in the Ilford area following a shootings on High Road, Ilford and Loxford Lane. It is in effect until 3.45pm on 29 June.