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Hackney murder: man charged

News   •   May 17, 2021 09:30 BST

Victim Patrick Anzy

Detectives investigating the fatal shooting of Patrick Anzy in Hackney have charged a man.

Jermaine Jackson, 33, (17.03.88) [C] was arrested in the Birmingham area in the early hours of Saturday, 15 May. He was charged the following day with the murder of Patrick Anzy and possession of a firearm with intent to endanger life.

He will appear in custody at Willesden Magistrates' Court on Monday, 17 May.

A 14-year-old male [A] and 25-year-old man [B] arrested on Thursday, 13 May on suspicion of conspiracy to commit murder have been released under investigation.

An investigation was launched after police were called to reports of shots fired in Gillett Square, Dalston at 00.56hrs on Saturday, 8 May.

Despite the efforts of emergency services, Patrick was pronounced dead at the scene. Patrick’s next of kin have been informed and formal identification has taken place.

A post-mortem examination on Tuesday, 11 May confirmed the cause of death as gunshot injuries.

Detective Inspector Andy McDonald said: “I am still very keen to speak to anyone who was in the Gillett Square area at the time of the shooting who may have witnessed the murder.”

Anyone with information or any witnesses can call 101, reference CAD 412/08May,

Those with information can also share CCTV, phone footage or information anonymously via Click on the link, select Metropolitan Police Service and then select the investigation entitled MURDER Boleyn Road, N16. (Direct link:

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