The Metropolitan Police has named a man shot dead in Tottenham as Talip Guzel.

Emergency services were called to reports of a shooting in White Hart Lane at the junction with Pretoria Road shortly after 11.30pm on Sunday (July 30), .

Officers attended along with paramedics from the London Ambulance Service.

Talip, 33, was found at the scene with gunshot wounds and died a short time later despite the efforts of emergency services.

His family has been informed and are being supported by specialist officers, Scotland Yard said.

A post-mortem examination held at Haringey Mortuary gave cause of death as a gunshot wound.

Murder squad detectives from the Met's Specialist crime team are investigating.

Detective Chief Inspector Dave Whellams said: “We need to hear from anyone who was in the area of Pretoria Road last Sunday night and is yet to come forward.

“Talip’s family has been left devastated, and they need to know what happened.

“Did you see or hear anything suspicious? Did you capture the shooting on dashcam? Please contact us urgently.”

There have been no arrests and enquiries continue.

Anyone who has information that could help police should call police via 101 quoting reference CAD 7377/30Jul.

Alternatively contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or visit