Murder Appeal After Shooting In London

1st February 2015

Detectives are appealing for information following a murder in Thamesmead.

Police were called to Erebus Drive, SE28, to reports of shots fired at 04:30hrs on Sunday, 1 February.

Borough officers made their way to the scene.

While on their way to the incident, the officers then came across two cars stopped in the road in Western Way, Thamesmead - a dark blue Ford Focus and a grey Audi A3 - containing a total of three occupants.

One of the occupants in the Ford Focus had gunshot wounds.

London Ambulance Service attended and the man, aged in his 20s, was taken to a London hospital where he died at approximately 06:30hrs.

The two other men in the cars were not arrested.

Next of kin have been informed. A post mortem examination and formal identification will take place in due course.

Eleven people have been arrested. Anyone with any information or enquiry which assist this enquiry to contact police on the non-emergency line 101 or anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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