PUBLISHED: 11:55, Sat, Aug 1, 2020 | UPDATED: 12:27, Sat, Aug 1, 2020
Police were called to Mandeville Street in Hackney, east London, in the early hours of Saturday following reports of men fighting. A 30-year-old and a 31-year-old man were taken to hospital with stab and gunshot injuries following the incident at 1.23am.
Both men remain in hospital.
Unconfirmed reports suggest the incident took place at an unlicensed music event in the area.
A Met Police spokesman told Express.co.uk: “Police were called at 01:12hrs on Saturday, 1 August to Mandeville Street E5 following reports of men fighting.
Met Police Commissioner Cressida Dick (Image: GETTY )
“At approximately At 01:23 hrs police were informed that a 30-year-old man and a 31-year-old man had been taken to an east London hospital with stab and gunshot wounds.
“This is currently being treated as linked to the earlier incident.
“Both men are not believed to have sustained life-threatening injuries and they both