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Second man charged over Edmonton gun murder

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

A second man has been charged with murder after a teenager was shot in the chest in north London.

Mohammed Hussein, 19, was found by police on Bounces Road, Lower Edmonton, after reports of gunfire on Monday.

Christopher Aluma, 18, of no fixed abode, has been charged with his killing. Natneal Tesfay, 20, had already been charged.

Both appeared at Highbury Corner Magistrates' Court on Saturday.

Paramedics had attempted to save the victim, but he was pronounced dead at the scene.

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

Both men were remanded in custody before a bail hearing at the Old Bailey on Tuesday.

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