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UPDATE: Man charged in connection with Hackney shooting

News   •   Dec 16, 2020 20:21 GMT

Detectives investigating a shooting on Middleton Road in Hackney on Monday, 14 December have charged a man with multiple offences.

Reuel Briscoe, 28 (6.10.92) of no fixed address was charged on Wednesday, 16 December with five counts of attempted murder and one count of possession of a firearm with intent to endanger life.

He will appear in custody at Thames Magistrates’ Court on Thursday, 17 December.

A 25-year-old man who suffered a head injury remains in hospital in a critical but stable condition.

Anyone with information can contact police by calling 101 or tweeting @MetCC, quoting Cad 7439/14Dec. Alternatively, they can call Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.