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John Avers, a man who died after being repeatedly run over by a car in a horror crime in an Icelandic parking lot has been photographed. 47-year-old John Avers was hit by a car about five times in the supermarket in Dagenham, east London.
Police were called to a car park in Whalebone Lane South on Sunday the Victim has been named as John Avers.
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John Avers died from multiple injuries
An autopsy revealed that John had died from multiple injuries.
The police are still looking for suspects after the horror of the hit and the escape last Sunday.
A murder investigation has started, but no arrests have been made.
Local residents say a burned-out BMW was found nearby, but police have not confirmed whether this was implicated in the murder.
Shahid Khattack, branch manager from neighboring Iceland who was returning to the scene, saw the victim lying in the parking lot after the attack.
The 32-year-old said: “I was about to leave the shop from the back when I saw the paramedics and emergency services.
“They were still working on him, pumping his chest, doing CPR and trying to save him. It was shocking to see.
Mr Khattack added, “People I spoke to who saw him said he was run over four or five times.”
Another resident said he heard a man groan on the ground before seeing the car crash into him and then pounce on him again.
He added, “At first I was so shocked that I couldn’t tell what really happened, then it turned around and started moving again.”
The police are now calling witnesses.
Mark Wrigley, Chief Detective Inspector, North Met Crime Specialist Team, said, “My thoughts are with John’s family at this very sad time.
“My agents and I believe that John was deliberately injured and we are treating this incident as a homicide investigation. We use all available tactics to identify those responsible for John’s death.
“I know there were people in the area and I ask them to tell us what they saw or heard. If you know anything about this horrific crime, don’t keep it to yourself. “”