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UPDATE: Man charged with murder of Chad Gordon

News   •   May 31, 2020 13:51 BST

[Victim: Chad Gordon, 27]

Detectives investigating the fatal shooting of Chad Gordon charged a man.

Clive Spencer, 23 (22.11.96) of Ermine Road, N15, was charged on Friday, 29 May with murder and assisting an offender.

He appeared in custody at Highbury Corner Magistrates' Court on the morning of Saturday, 30 May. He was remanded to appear at the Central Criminal Court on Tuesday, 2 June.

Officers were called at 20:22hrs on Monday, 18 May to an address on Wiltshire Gardens, N4 following reports that shots had been fired and a man injured.

Both armed and local officers attended the scene along with the London Ambulance Service and found 27-year-old Chad suffering from a gunshot wound to his head. Despite the best efforts of emergency services, Chad was pronounced dead at the scene.

A post-mortem examination took place at Haringey Mortuary on Thursday, 21 May and gave cause of death as a gunshot wound.

Chad’s family are being supported by specialist officers.

Any witnesses or anyone with any information should call the incident room on 020 8358 0300, or call 101 quoting CAD 7506/18May, tweet @Met CC or contact Crimestoppers, 100% anonymously, via 0800 555 111.

+ If you have information about this incident, or information about someone you suspect to be carrying a weapon and you do not want to speak to police, please contact the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or by visiting their website https://crimestoppers-uk.org/. It is 100 per cent anonymous. They never ask your name and cannot trace your call or IP address.