From the live blog:
This is what the police have confirmed:
• Police were called to John Wilson Street, Woolwich, after a man was assaulted by two others. A number of weapons were used in the attack.
• Officers arrived, followed by firearms officers. By this time the man was dead.
• Police would give no further information about the dead man.
• The two other men were shot by police and taken to separate London hospitals, where they are receiving treatment for their injuries.