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Rush-hour shooting on Kilburn High Road leaves one dead

Police vehicles in Kilburn Image copyright Swift Cars
Image caption Police received reports of a shooting at 17:20 GMT

A man has died after gunshots were fired on a busy north-west London street during rush hour.

Emergency services were called to Kilburn High Road at the junction with Netherwood Street at about 17:20 GMT after reports of a shooting.

Paramedics treated the man, who was his early 20s, but he was pronounced dead at the scene.

Scotland Yard said no arrests have been made and enquiries continue.

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Image caption Roads have been cordoned off while police investigate
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Image caption No arrests have been made

The man's next of kin have been informed.

Roads have been cordoned off while police investigate, with witnesses describing the area as "mayhem".

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