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[Victim-Sharmake Mohamud]
[Victim-Sharmake Mohamud]

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UPDATE: Six arrested in Haringey murder investigation

UPDATE: Detectives investigating the murder of Sharmake Mohamud in Haringey have carried out a number of warrants across London.

In the early hours of Thursday, 18 November, detectives arrested five males [F – 16yrs; G – 24yrs; H – 21yrs; I – 16yrs; J – 14yrs] at addresses in north and east London on suspicion of murder and attempted murder.

Later that same day a 24-year-old man [K] was arrested on suspicion of murder and attempted murder.

They remain in custody at north London police stations.

An investigation was launched after police were called at 22:31hrs on Tuesday, 21 September to reports of a man shot on Green Lanes, close to the junction with West Green Road, N8.

Sharmake Mohamud, 22, was found at the scene with gunshot injuries and despite the efforts of paramedics, he was pronounced dead at the scene.

Two other men – aged in their 20s and 30s – received gunshot injuries as a result of this incident; both received hospital treatment before being discharged.

Four men, [A – D] all aged in their early 20s, were arrested on suspicion of murder on Wednesday, 22 September. All four have now been released with no further action.

A fifth man [E] has been charged with murder.

Enquiries into the circumstances continue; anyone with information that could assist the investigation is asked to call police on 101 or contact via Twitter @MetCC. Please quote CAD 8093/21Sep.

To give information anonymously contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or online at