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  • 19 September 2013, 16:53

Teenager Shot Dead In Battersea: Murder Probe

Scotland Yard has launched a murder investigation after a teenager was shot dead.

The 19-year-old, who has been named as Kyle McDonald from Fulham, was pronounced dead at the scene in Coppock Close, a residential street in Battersea, southwest London.

Police and paramedics were called to the area shortly after 7.50pm on Wednesday night following reports of an injured man but they were unable to save him.

The teenager's next of kin have been informed.

Police are appealing for witnesses to call 0208 358 0200 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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