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Murder investigation launched after shooting in Haringey

The Met Police have launched a murder investigation, following a fatal shooting in Haringey last night.

At about 9:30pm on Sunday, 24 July, Met Police officers were made aware of reports of shots fired on High Road, N22.

Officers, including firearms officers, attended and found an injured 22-year-old man.

They immediately provided first aid and the London Ambulance Service and London’s Air Ambulance also attended.

However, despite the efforts of emergency services, the man was pronounced dead at the scene at 10pm.

His next of kin are aware and being supported by specialist officers, and a post-mortem examination will be held in due course.

A crime scene is in place at the scene, but as of now, there have been no arrests and enquiries continue.

Detective Chief Inspector Perry Benton, leading the investigation, said: “This is a tragic incident in which a young man has lost his life.

“I would urge anyone who was in the High Road area at the time, or who has any information about this incident to contact police immediately.

“In particular, I am appealing to anyone who has any mobile phone footage or CCTV, which they think may be helpful to the investigation , to come forward.”

Anyone with information is asked to call police via 101 quoting reference CAD 7238/24Jul

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