South London man in court over Boxing Day fatal Poplar shooting

PUBLISHED: 08:43 14 January 2014 | UPDATED: 09:38 14 January 2014

Hassan, also known as Big H. Picture: Metropolitan Police

Hassan, also known as Big H. Picture: Metropolitan Police


A south London man will appear at the Old Bailey today charged with the murder of Hassan Mohammed Omer Isman at a nightclub on Boxing Day.

Danny Walker, 32, unemployed of Haldane Road, Thamesmead is due in court today charged with the murder of Hassan Mohammed Omer Isman, on December 26 at the Avalon nightclub in Shaftesbury Avenue. Mr Isman, 31, was also known as Big H and came from Poplar.

Dean Robinson, also 32, of Nevitt House, Islington, appeared at Thames Magistrates Court on January 11 charged with possession with intent to supply class A drugs (crack cocaine) and concealing criminal property.

A third man, arrested on suspicion of possession with intent to supply drugs and assisting an offender has been bailed to return to an east London police station in late February while further enquiries continue.

Three other men arrested in connection with the investigation remain on bail to dates in February pending further enquiries.

Detectives are continuing to appeal for help in tracing Gavin Allen, 30.

Anyone with information that could assist police should call the incident room on 020 8345 3985 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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