London: Ten Arrests After Two Teens Killed in Separate Stabbing and Shooting

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The Metropolitan Police Service has made ten arrests after two teen males were killed 12 minutes apart in different parts of London on Friday.

The first incident, a stabbing, took place on Deeside Road in Wandsworth, south-west London, at 4.42pm. Emergency services were unable to save the victim, believed to be in his late teens, and he died at the scene, reports the Metro. 

Police officers were called to a shooting in Hartville Road, Plumstead, south-east London, 15 miles away, just 12 minutes later.

The victim, also believed to be in his late teens, according to the BBC, died shortly before 5pm despite the efforts of first responders.

Both victims have yet to be formally identified, and police are working to notify next of kin.