Follow Metropolitan Police

Man charged with Leyton murder

News   •   Jul 16, 2019 21:28 BST

Detectives investigating a fatal shooting in Leyton has charged a man with murder.

[E] Liridon Saliuka – 29 (20.06.90) of no fixed abode was charged on Tuesday, 16 July with the murder of 27-year-old Grineo Daka, possession of a firearm and GBH with intent.

He will appear in custody at Barkingside Magistrates’ Court on Wednesday, 17 July.

The charge follows an incident at the Phoenix Club, Lea Bridge Road, E10 shortly before 03:00hrs on Sunday, 7 July after officers were called to reports of gunshots.

Officers, including firearms officers, attended and found Grineo suffering from a gunshot injury.

An investigation by homicide detectives based within the Specialist Crime Command remains ongoing and anyone with information is urged to contact the police incident room on 0208 345 3715 or via 101. You can also contact via Twitter at @MetCC, please quote CAD 1438/07JUL.

If you do not want to give your name you can call the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or contact them anonymously online at