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Youth of 17 shot and injured in Notting Hill attack

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Image caption A 17-year-old boy has been shot in Colville Gardens, west London

A youth of 17 has been shot in an attack in west London.

The attack took place at about 22:40 BST on Wednesday near Colville Gardens, in Notting Hill, according to the Metropolitan Police.

The victim, who has not been named, was treated by paramedics but his injuries are not life-threatening.

Police in Kensington and Chelsea Borough have increased officer numbers in the area and appealed for anyone with information to come forward.

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