Man fighting for life after three people shot in east London by ‘gang on moped’

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A man is reportedly fighting for his life after a gang riding on mopeds shot at three people.

According to Hackney Police the incident took place in Middleton Road, Hackney at around 9:45pm.

Cops said: "Three males have been taken to hospital with gunshot injuries;. one is in a critical condition, the other two were less seriously injured. No arrest. Witnesses pls call 101 ref 7439/14dec."

The offenders drove past on a moped while shooting, according to unconfirmed reports Twitter reports.

Gunshots were heard in the area at roughly 9.45pm and a large police cordon has been put in place at the scene in north London.

No arrests have been made at this stage.

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Officers are appealing for witnesses after three males had to be rushed to hospital following the incident.

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