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Bermondsey shooting: Teenager dies in hospital

A murder investigation has been launched after an 18-year-old man died of gunshot wounds in hospital.

The man was fatally injured in the shooting on Sunday afternoon at Mossington Gardens in Bermondsey, south London.

He died on Monday afternoon at an east London hospital.

The Metropolitan Police said a 36-year-old man was arrested in south London early on Monday and a second man, aged 21, was arrested in the afternoon.

Both remain in custody at a south London police station.

A post-mortem examination is set to be held.

A 19-year-old man who was also injured in the incident has been released from hospital following treatment. He was not shot.

Officers said there was nothing to suggest the shooting was gang-related.

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