Police search for witness to brutal Wood Green assault

The Met Police is trying to trace a woman who may have witnessed an attack that left the victim in a coma.

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Police search for witness to Wood Green assault

The Met Police want to trace a woman who may have witnessed a brutal attack in Wood Green that the left the victim in a coma. Omen Mugaviri was taken to hospital after being found by police officers in Pellatt Grove seven weeks ago. A 43 year-old man has been arrested but police are trying to find a woman who may have seen what happened. She is believed to be between 35 and 45 years old with brown hair and had a sling on her arm.

A CCTV picture of the woman who may have witnessed the attack. Credit: Metropolitan Police

Mr Mugaviri is still in a coma in hospital and his aunt Priscilla Nyana said: "My family is absolutely devastated by what happened that night and these last few months have been extremely difficult for us. Omen is a good man, and does not deserve what happened to him."

Omen Mugaviri is still in a coma seven weeks after the attack. Credit: Metropolitan Police

Anyone with information about the attack or who can identify the woman is asked to call Wood Green CID on 020 3276 3078 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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