A man has been charged as police investigate two shootings.

Mushin Mohamed, 24, of Leytonstone Road was charged today (November 19) with murder and attempted murder.

Police were called to Balfour Road, Ilford, on November 1 at 10.14pm to reports of a shooting.

A man, 30, died at the scene after suffering a gunshot injury to the head. He was later identified as Jason Diallo from Ilford.

At around 10.33pm the same night, police were called to another shooting on Garvary Road, near ExCeL London.

But in this shooting, a man was taken to hospital and his injuries were deemed not life-threatening.

Mohamed will appear in custody at Barkingside Magistrates’ Court today.