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Two boys, 16, shot at takeaway in Plaistow

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Image caption Two teenagers were shot in a takeaway on Terrace Road in Plaistow

Two 16-year-old boys were shot in a takeaway in east London.

The gunman opened fire in the fast food restaurant in Terrace Road, Plaistow, at about 20:40 GMT on Friday, according to police.

One boy suffered a gunshot wound to the back, while the other sustained an injury to his leg. Both are in a stable but not life-threatening condition.

No arrests have been made, the Met said. Witnesses are asked to come forward.

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