Tottenham police shooting: Man who died was in a cab


A man shot dead in a planned police operation in north London was a passenger in a minicab.

The 29-year-old, named locally as Mark Duggan, was in the car when it was stopped in Ferry Lane in Tottenham Hale to carry out an arrest, a police watchdog said.

In total three shots were fired, two of which were fired by a police officer and it is believed that one shot was fired from a handgun inside the car.

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