Teenager dies during shooting

A teenager who died after he was shot in the chest in north London has been named by police as Mohammed Hussein.

Detectives at scene after shooting reports

Detectives from the Homicide and Serious Crime Command were pictured this morning investigating the scene in Edmonton, north London, where a 19-year-old man died after reports of gunshots.

A police tent at the area where a 19-year-old man was injured in Edmonton, north London. Credit: PA
Police attend the scene in Edmonton where a teenager died after reports of gunfire. Credit: PA

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Teenager dies in north London after gunfire reported

A 19-year-old has died after he was found injured in a street in north London following reports of shots being fired, Scotland Yard has said.

The teenager was pronounced dead after emergency services were called to Bounces Road in Edmonton at around 9.45pm last night. His family have been told.

Detectives from the Homicide and Serious Crime Command are investigating and Scotland Yard said a post-mortem examination and formal identification will take place in due course.