Officers from Operation Trident, the Metropolitan Police's unit tackling gun crime, are appealing for witnesses,…
A 36 year old man has been shot dead on Katherine Road in Forest Gate, E7. Police were called at 6:20pm after reports of gunshots. They confirmed one man was dead at the scene and two men injured, who were been transported to an East London hospital.
Officers from Operation Trident are investigating Katherine Road is closed between Darby Road and Plashet Grove, while forensic officers investigate.
More to follow.