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Man killed in London's second fatal shooting of the weekend

The shooting happened in Lea Bridge Road, Leyton. Credit: ITV News

A man has been shot dead in London, the second gun victim of the weekend.

The man in his late-20s was shot dead in east London in the early hours of Sunday morning.

Police were called to reports of gunshots in Lea Bridge Road, Leyton, just before 3am.

Officers and medical staff tried to save the victim's life but he died at the scene.

Medical staff tried to save the victim's life but he died at the scene. Credit: ITV News

His next of kin have not yet been told, police said

A second man in his 20s is in hospital. Scotland Yard said his injuries are not life-threatening.

Two men, aged in their 20s, have been arrested on suspicion of murder, they are currently in police custody. They both suffered non-life threatening injuries during the incident and were treated at an east London hospital.

A man was shot dead in Wembley on Friday night. Credit: ITV News

It is the second fatal shooting in the capital this weekend.

A murder investigation was launched after a man in his 30s was killed in Wembley on Friday night.

A man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a woman and three children were stabbed in north London. Credit: PA

On Saturday, a woman and three children were stabbed at a home in Enfield, north London.

An eleven-year-old girl was in a critical condition but is now stable along with the other three victims.

A man, 44, has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder following the "appalling attack".

Anyone with information on any of the attacks can call police on 101 quoting reference CAD 1438/7July. Alternatively, call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.