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Man, 19, charged with manslaughter in fatal shooting of 16-year-old London teen

A rendering of 580 Dundas St. as seen on Google Earth. Google Maps

A 19-year-old London man is facing a charge of manslaughter in connection with the Tuesday shooting death of a 16-year-old teenager at an apartment complex across from London police headquarters.

Investigators responded to 580 Dundas St., just west of Adelaide Street, around 5:30 p.m. for a reported shooting inside of a unit.

A 16-year-old boy was located inside the apartment with an apparent gunshot wound and was pronounced dead shortly after, police said in a brief update early Wednesday afternoon.

The victim has since been identified by police as Owen Nicholas Serieska of London.

Owen Nicholas Serieska, 16, of London. Facebook

A 19-year-old man who police say was known to the victim was taken into custody and has since been charged with manslaughter.

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Jesse Joseph Winstanley, of London, is set to appear in court Wednesday in relation to the charge.

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A firearm was recovered, police said.

Anyone who may have witnessed the incident or has information is urged to contact the London Police Service at 519-661-5670 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

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