Archway murder: Man, 25, shot dead

Sunnyside Road, Archway. (Picture: Google Maps).

Sunnyside Road, Archway. (Picture: Google Maps). - Credit: Archant

A 25-year-old man has died after being shot in Archway.

Murder detectives are investigating the shooting in Sunnyside Road and have called on witnesses to come forward.

Police were called to the scene at 9pm on Saturday and treated the victim before taking him to hospital, where he died three hours later.

His next of kin have been contacted and a post-mortem and formal identification will take place in due course.

No arrests have been made and Det Ch Insp Dave Whellam, who is leading the investigation, has called on witnesses and anyone with information to call officers on 020 8345 3775 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.