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Teen killed in Clapton named

Police have named the teenager shot and killed in Clapton as Joseph Burke-Monerville.

19-year-old Joseph was from Islington. A post mortem is expected to take place tomorrow in Popular, east London.

Police continue to appeal for witnesses and information: Any witnesses or anyone with information should call police on 020 8733 4211. To remain anonymous call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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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.

Metropolitan Police: No clear motive for shooting yet

A Metropolitan Police spokesman said the teenager died at about 11.10pm.

Police said there was no clear motive for the shootings yet 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.

Detectives from Trident are leading the inquiry and an incident room will open in the morning.

Witnesses to the shooting or anyone with information about the incident are asked to call police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

Read: More on the fatal shooting in Clapton, East London.

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