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Third man arrested over Edmonton gun murder

Mohammed Hussein
Image caption Mohammed Hussein, 19, was shot in the chest

A third man has been arrested over the murder of a teenager shot in the chest in north London.

Mohammed Hussein, 19, was found by police on Bounces Road, Lower Edmonton, on Monday.

Christopher Aluma, 18, of no fixed abode, and Natneal Tesfay, 20, have already been charged with the murder.

Now a third man, 19, has been arrested on suspicion of murder and is currently in custody at an east London police station.

The pair already charged with murder appeared at Highbury Corner Magistrates Court on Saturday and were remanded in custody.

Paramedics had attempted to save the Mr Hussein after he was gunned down, but he was pronounced dead at the scene.

A post-mortem examination found he died from a single gunshot wound to the chest.

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