A student who was studying at NewVic College was shot in the head last night.
The 18 year old man was shot at St Ann’s in Barking at about 7 o’clock last night.
Local Police and Ambulance crews discovered the boy shortly after, rushing him to a hospital in East London.
He was sadly pronounced as dead by 10:30pm.
A murder investigation is now under way and Police are appealing for help in finding the killers.
If you have information please contact the Police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.