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Woman, 28, tasered in arrest as two men found dead – murder police launch probe

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A 28-year-old woman has been arrested following a suspected double-murder in east London.

Police were called to an address in Tavistock Gardens, Ilford, just after 4.20am on Sunday, January 10.

In a statement, the Met Police said: "Police were called to a residential address in Tavistock Gardens, Ilford, at 4.24am on Sunday, January 10, to reports of a disturbance.

"Officers attended along with paramedics from London Ambulance Service. Two men were found seriously injured.

"Despite the efforts of emergency services, they both died at the scene. Next of kin haven't been informed at this time.

"A 28-year-old woman was also found with non-life-threatening injuries. She was arrested at the scene. A Taser was deployed during the arrest.

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"She has been taken to hospital to be treated for her injuries."

Homicide detectives in the Met's Specialist Crime Command have been informed and a crime scene is in place.

Enquiries are still ongoing.

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