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Source: United Kingdom London Metropolitan Police

Police are investigating a fatal shooting in Islington.

Officers were called at 15:20hrs on Saturday, 4 July to Roman Way N7 following reports of shots fired.

Officers attended with LAS and found a man, believed to be aged in his early 20s, suffering from gunshot injuries.

Despite their best efforts, he was pronounced dead at the scene.

Next of kin have been informed.

Detectives from Specialist Crime (Homicide) are aware.

There have been no arrests and enquiries into the circumstances continue.

Anyone who witnessed the incident, or who has video or images that could assist police, is asked to call 101 ref CAD 4432/4 July.

The public have a huge role in helping to both prevent and detect crime. We need to hear from anyone who has information about this crime, or about someone they suspect to be carrying a weapon or involved in organised crime.

If you don’t want to speak to the police, contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111. They are a totally independent charity and you remain 100 per cent anonymous, they never ask your name and they cannot trace your call, your IP address or device you use.

Advice and support is also available through organisations including Knife Free

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