A man has been shot dead in broad daylight in a busy London street. The victim, who was found with gunshot wounds next to a butchers in Chatsworth Road, Hackney, shortly after 1pm, was pronounced dead at the scene.
Meanwhile, the gunman remains at large and is being hunted by police. A Scotland Yard spokesman said: “Officers, specialist firearms officers and the London Ambulance Service (LAS) attended the scene and found a man with injuries consistent with being shot.
He was pronounced dead at the scene. A spokesman for the ambulance service said, Sadly, a man reported to be in his 20s was pronounced dead at the scene.