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Walthamstow shooting death victim identified

Joseph Williams-Torres Image copyright Metropolitan Police
Image caption Mr Williams-Torres died in hospital about an hour after he was shot

A man shot dead in a car in north-east London has been named by police.

Joseph Williams-Torres, 20, died on his way to hospital about an hour after he was shot as he sat in a stationary car in Essex Close, Walthamstow.

He was fatally injured at about 21:30 GMT on 14 March after the car was approached by a number of people.

A 15-year-old boy has been charged with Mr Williams-Torres' murder. A man, 17, has been arrested, and police are looking for a third suspect.

In a statement Mr Williams-Torres' parents said: "Joseph was very much loved by his family and friends. He will be missed by all."

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