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Teenager shot dead in London

A teenager has died and a man is fighting for his life after they were gunned down in a street. The pair were shot in Hindrey Road, Clapton, east London, at 8.20pm yesterday, Scotland Yard said.

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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.

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