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CCTV released of man who racially attacked 2-year-old

British Transport Police has released images of a man, who is believed to have assaulted a 30-year-old woman carrying a pushchair, which left her two-year old son with a fractured collar bone at Highams Park station, in Chingford on June 23.

Images from on board the train have now been released by British Transport Police (BTP) detectives in a renewed appeal for information. Credit: British Transport Police
The images show a man investigators are keen to identify following the incident, which took place around 3.30pm on Sunday, 23 June. Credit: British Transport Police

Anyone with information is asked to contact British Transport Police (BTP) on 0800 40 50 40 quoting background reference B9/LNA of 24/06/2013. Information can also be passed to the independent charity Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.


15 year old stabbed in Chingford

Four people have been arrested after a 15 year old was stabbed in Chingford this morning.

Emergency services, including the Air Ambulance, were called to Billet Road just after 11am where the boy was found with a number of wounds to his body.

He was taken to hospital, but his injuries are not thought to be life threatening.

Weapons and ammunition recovered

Weapons and ammunition recovered in Chingford. Credit: Met Polcie

A haul of weapons and ammunition have been recovered from an east London address.

An automatic assault rifle, two handguns, ammunition, and empty and loaded magazines were found last night, following an intelligence-led investigation by detectives from Operation Trident.

A 21-year-old woman was arrested when she returned to the property in Chingford. She's being questioned on suspicion of possession of firearms and ammunition.

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