Two boys aged 12 and 15 shot in Harrow

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Two boys have been shot in Harrow, north west London.

Armed Police have deployed to Harrow, In London following the shooting of a 12 year old and 15 year old.

Metropolitan Police officer are investigating after a 15-year-old and a 12-year-old were shot in incidents that occurred within a short time span in Harrow on Sunday.

Officers were called around 1.17pm to High Street, Wealdston, where a 15-year-old boy suffering from a gun shot wound was treated by London Ambulance Service.

Police say his injuries are still being assessed.

At around 1:19pm the London Ambulance Service alerted police to reports of a second boy with gunshot wounds in a different nearby location at High Street, Wealdstone.

A 12-year-old boy was treated at the scene before being taken to a west London hospital where he remains currently.

Police added no firearm has been recovered.

If you have any information, call 101 quoting reference 3563/6May or tweet @MetCC or contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.