Avalon nightclub shooting victim named as Hassan Mohammed Omer Isman

Hassan Isman Omer Hassan Mohammed Omer Isman, 31, from Poplar in east London, died in hospital

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A man shot dead at a nightclub in London's West End has been named by police as Hassan Mohammed Omer Isman.

The 31-year-old, from Poplar in east London, died in hospital after receiving multiple bullet wounds at the Avalon club in Shaftesbury Avenue.

The shooting happened at a private function at the club in the early hours of 26 December.

Two men - a 31-year-old and a 34-year-old - arrested on suspicion of murder have been bailed to a date in February.

The victim's next of kin have been informed a post-mortem examination was due to take place at Westminster Mortuary on Saturday afternoon.

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