Police were called to London Fields at about 1:45 am this morning, after reports of gunshots. Along with the Ambulance service they discovered a woman in her late 30’s with gunshot wounds to her leg.
She has been taken to an East London hospital, where her condition is said to be serious but stable and non life threatening.
The shooting is thought to have taken place near the Cat and Mutton pub in Broadway Market.
No arrests have been made and Trident are investigating.
Westgate Street is closed from Mare Street.
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