In an unusual turn of events the Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC) announced on Monday 14 December 2015 that it had launched a criminal homicide investigation into the death of Jermaine Baker who died on 11 December 2015 as a result of a single gunshot wound. A Scotland Yard Firearms Officers has been suspended from duty. Metropolitan Police are reported as stating:
“…as this is an ongoing investigation we must all await the IPCC’s findings before drawing any conclusions or speculating on what has taken place.”
We blogged about this same topic earlier this week – click here to read that blog.