Clapton shooting: teen killed

A teenager has been shot to death, and another man hospitalised, following a shooting in Clapton last night.

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Clapton shooting: two men seen running away

Police are appealing for information on two men seen running away from the scene of the shooting on Hindrey Road, towards the nearby Pembury Estate.

One is black, officers said, while the second is light-skinned, possibly of Asian or Turkish appearance.

Police said there was as yet no clear motive for the shootings, and no-one has been arrested.

"At this very early stage we must retain an open mind regarding the circumstances of the incident and any motive," the spokesman said.

Teen killed in double shooting in Clapton

A teenager has been shot to death, and another man hospitalised, following a shooting in Clapton last night.

The pair were gunned down in Hindrey road at around 8:20pm yesterday.

Paramedics rushed them to hospital, but the 19-year-old later died from his injuries. A 22-year-old man is said to be in a stable condition.

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