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Man dead after early morning shooting in Hackney, north east London

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8 May 2021, 11:30 | Updated: 8 May 2021, 15:25

Police responded to shots being fired at Gillett Square in Dalston, Hackney

Police responded to pictures being fired at Gillett Square in Dalston, Hackney.

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Police have launched an investigation into the demise of a person after an early morning shooting in Hackney, north east London.

Officers had been referred to as to experiences of pictures being fired in Gillett Square, Dalston, at 0:56am on Saturday.

Upon arrival, they discovered a severely injured man, believed to be in his 30s.

He was later pronounced dead on the scene, regardless of the very best efforts of emergency providers, the Metropolitan Police mentioned.

His identification is presently unknown however efforts are below approach to set up who he’s and inform his subsequent of kin.

Teams are additionally making an attempt to ascertain the precise nature of his accidents.

A autopsy examination will likely be organized in due course.

Pictures taken close to to the place the incident occurred present a police cordon across the space, with a number of officers in attendance and a criminal offense scene remaining in place.

No arrests have been made up to now.

Witnesses or anybody with data are urged to name 101, quoting the reference CAD 412/08may or folks can contact Crimestoppers anonymously.