Officials responded to a shots fired reports at about 1:29 p.m. Wed. 1st Sept. on the Capworth Street, E10, reports states.
Arriving officers found a man suffering from gunshot wound at the Beaumont Road, they provided aid until the London Ambulance Service arrived.
The unidentified man was pronounced dead at the scene.
An autopsy examination will be carried out in a stipulated date, officials reported.
Detectives from the Specialist Crime Command are investigate, a crime scene in place.
Police say no suspect has been identified and no one is in custody.
Authorities are urging anyone with information to call police via 101 or Tweet @MetCC quoting 436/01Sep. For anonymous tips contact the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.