Police arrest man following Hounslow attacks

Police investigating two serious attacks on women in Hounslow have arrested a man in connection with their investigation.

Following police appeals, including issuing a CCTV image of a suspect, an officer on a high-visibility patrol at Hounslow train station recognised the man at around 10pm on Tuesday night.The constable, who only recently took up her post with the Metropolitan Police, decided to make an arrest.

The man, aged 20, was taken into custody at a west London police station, where he remains.