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Two bailed after man shot while driving car in Leyton

Junction of Melbourne Road and Capworth Street Image copyright Google
Image caption The man was killed at the junction of Melbourne Road and Capworth Street

A 24-year-old man who died in a shooting in London was shot dead at the wheel of his car, police have said.

Police said they have not established a motive for the shooting, which happened in Leyton at 03:15 BST on Saturday.

Detectives believe that after shots were fired, the driver reversed in an attempt to escape but crashed into a parked vehicle.

Two men, aged 19 and 31, who were arrested on suspicion of murder, have been bailed.

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