Unsolved Murders

Darren Ogiste

Age: 20

Sex: male

Date: 9 Nov 2006

Place: Defoe Road, Hackney, London

Darren Ogiste was shot in a drive-by shooting in Defoe Road in Hackney in the early hours of 9 November 2006.

A silver car pulled up and six or seven shots were fired from inside hitting Darren Ogiste and his friend between 1.15am and 1.40am.

After being shot Darren Ogiste and his friend managed to stagger to Church Street where Darren Ogiste then collapsed outside a supermarket. They were then taken to Homerton Hospital where Darren Ogiste died on. His friend was treated and later discharged.

He died from a gunshot wound to the chest, shock and trauma.

His friend had been shot in the leg but survived.

The police said that the shooting bore the hallmarks of a gangland feud.

Five men were arrested in relation to his murder but no one was charged.

Darren Ogiste was from Woodside Grove, North Finchley in north London.

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