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Brixton shooting victim dies in hospital

A man has died in hospital after being shot in south London.

The victim, in his 30s, was attacked in Brixton at about 0650 BST on Sunday, the Metropolitan Police (Met) said

He was taken by ambulance from the scene in Marcus Garvey Way to a south London hospital where he died at about 1230 BST.

Detectives from the Met's Trident unit, which investigates murder and gun crime within London's black communities, have begun a murder investigation.

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