Three men have been injured, including a teenager, with two arrests after in a shooting and stabbing in Westminster.
Police were called at just before 8pm on yesterday (June 13) to reports of gunshots heard in the vicinity of Beethoven Street.
Police and firearms officers attended, along with the London Ambulance Service (LAS) and London’s Air Ambulance and found three victims injured.
A 26-year-old man was found with a suspected gunshot injury and a second man, aged 19 years old, was found nearby with a stab injury.
A third man, aged 29 years old, was also found injured and taken to hospital
None of the victims are believed to be in a life-threatening condition from their injuries.
Two men have been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder, both currently remain in custody.
A crime scene remains in place in the area of Beethoven Street and Bruckner Street and detectives from the Met’s Specialist Crime (Trident) are investigating.
Any witnesses or anyone with any information is asked to call police on 101 or contact via Twitter @MetCC. Please quote Cad 7211/13JUN.
To give information anonymously contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.
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