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Police were called after reports of gunfire at Hornsey Rise Gardens at 4:24 p.m. today.

A Met Police spokesperson said: “Officers attended the meeting with the London Ambulance Service and the London Air Ambulance.

“A man was found shot and taken to hospital. We are awaiting an update on his condition.

The spokesperson added: “A crime scene remains in place and investigations are ongoing.

“A Section 60 ordinance has been authorized for much of the Borough of Islington.”

Anyone with information is asked to call 101 quoting CAD 5570 / 08Jun.

The shooting is the latest in a series of violent incidents in the capital.

Black Lives Matter activist Sasha Johnson remains in hospital in critical condition after being shot in the head at a party in Peckham in south London last month.

Meanwhile, also in north London, flower merchant Tony Eastlake, 55, was stabbed to death earlier this month.

A 20-year-old man was later arrested and charged with his murder.

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This notice was published: 2021-06-08 17:24:00

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