A MAN was killed and two injured in a shootout while another man was stabbed to death on a night of violence in London.
A man in his 20s has died and two others were injured in the shooting in Wood Green, north London, late last night, Met police said.
Armed cops and paramedics were called and arrived at the scene around 10:30 p.m. and found the man, who was later pronounced dead.
Another man, 24, went to hospital after being shot and wounded in the attack.
Police were also called to a house in Edmonton where a man said he was shot in the same incident.
No arrests have been made, Met police said.
Police said in a statement: “Police were called again shortly before 11:00 p.m. to a north London hospital after a 24-year-old man presented with gunshot wounds. His injuries are not supposed to be. Put one’s life in danger.
“Police subsequently received a call at a residential address in the Edmonton area after a man, in his twenties, reported that he had been shot while in the Green Lanes area.
“The officers and LAS were present; the man was taken to an east London hospital for treatment. His injuries are not believed to be life threatening.
“At this early stage, the third victim is believed to have been shot as they walked past the previous shooting.
“Specialist Crime Command detectives have been notified. A number of crime scenes are in place.
“There have been no arrests and investigations are continuing. Anyone with information is asked to call the police on 101, citing reference 8093 / 21SEP.”
Meanwhile, in an unrelated incident earlier that night, a man was stabbed to death in the middle of a residential street in east London.
Officers were called to East Ferry Road around 8:30 p.m. following reports of a fighting group and found the man in his 30s suffering from stab wounds.
They have administered CPR previously while awaiting the arrival of paramedics.
But despite their best efforts, the man was pronounced dead at the scene, Metropolitan Police said.
Police said they were trying to identify the man and inform his relatives.
Investigations are ongoing and a crime scene is in place, police said.
A man near the scene was seen being taken away by handcuffed cops.
A spokesperson for the London Ambulance Service said an ambulance, air ambulance and car paramedics had been dispatched to the scene.
“We were called at 8:28 pm for reports of a stabbing at East Ferry Road, E14,” the spokesperson said.
“Unfortunately, despite the best efforts of our teams, a man was pronounced dead at the scene.”
Anyone with information on stabbing that could help police is asked to call 101 CAD ref 7234/21 Sep.