Man blasted by attackers riding moped
A MAN was shot and injured in the street in a drive-by shooting by two people riding a moped.
The victim, aged in his twenties, was taken to hospital after the attack at 9.30pm on Friday.
Officers were investigating the scene in Hackney, North London, yesterday but no arrests had been made.
A police spokesman said: “A crime scene remains in place.”
There have been 100 murders in the capital so far this year. Met Police figures show that in the 12 months to March there was a 23 per cent rise in gun crime and a 21 per cent surge in knife crime.