Two men have appeared in court after being charged after two men were shot dead.

Police were called by the London Ambulance Service to reports of a shooting inside a house in Henley Road, Ilford, at 12.16am on Tuesday, October 25.

Armed officers attended along with local officers and paramedics. Three men were found with gunshot injuries.

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Saydi Abu Sheikh, 23, and Zakariya Jeilani Mohamed, 32, who were both from Ilford, died at the scene.

A 30-year-old man was taken to hospital with gunshot wounds. He remains there in a serious but stable condition. The families of all three men continue to be supported by specialist officers.

This Is Local London: Saydi Abu Sheikh was one of two men who died at the sceneSaydi Abu Sheikh was one of two men who died at the scene (Image: Met Police)Zain Mirza, 20, of Third Avenue, Newham, and Mahad Gouled, 21, of Charles Street, Enfield, appeared at the Old Bailey on Tuesday, November 29, charged with two counts of murder and one count of attempted murder.

They were remanded in custody to appear at the Old Bailey on February 10, 2023.

Two other men have already been charged as part of the same investigation: Ayaani Ali Adan, 19, of East Street, Barking, and Ayman Abasheikh, 18, of Stratton Road, Romford, were arrested on Friday, November 11 and were each charged with:

• Two counts of murder

• One count of attempted murder

• Possession with intent to supply a Class B drug

• Possession of a firearm with intent to endanger life

• Possession of a knife in public

• Possession of ammunition for a firearm without a certificate

Both men appeared at the Old Bailey on Wednesday, November 16, where they were remanded in custody to appear at the same court on Wednesday, December 14.