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Police arrest man over Wapping stabbings

A man has been arrested by police investigating the stabbings of two women in Wapping Woods in east London.

The victims were knifed in two separate attacks.

At lunchtime on Saturday, a 26-year-old was wounded after being forced into bushes and on December the 4th, a 38-year-old was stabbed.

A 32-year-old man is now being questioned by police.


Son who beat mother jailed for one year

by Ronke Phillips, Crime Correspondent

Son who beat his mother because he believed she waspossessed jailed for a year. Son in law gets 9 months. The victim's husband, Ahmed Hussain, son Mohammed Kayes Hussain and son-in-law Muhammed Aziz were all found guilty of assault.

The court heard that the victim was tied to a bed and beaten continuously with a walking stick by an Iman who has never been traced.


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