A teenage boy is fighting for his life after he suffered gunshot injuries in Tottenham.

Met police officers were called at approximately 04:20am on Thursday (March 13) to Norman Road when a 17-year-old boy was found in a bloody condition.

London Ambulance Service took the victim to a hospital for treatment, where he remains in life-threatening condition.

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The police have informed his next of kin, who are being supported by specialist officers.

No arrests have been made yet, but officers are conducting their enquiries. A crime scene remains in place and the police have appealed for witnesses to come forward.

Anyone with information is asked to call the police 101 or tweet @MetCC and quote CAD883/13APR. They can also speak to the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

The shooting comes after another 17-year-old boy was taken to hospital following a stabbing in Goodmayes in Ilford.