Child assaulted by care worker

Hackney Police have re-released a CCTV image of a woman who is suspected of assaulting a disabled child in her care.

The suspect had care of a four-year-old victim, between 8th March and 9th March 2012 at the victim's home address in Hackney.

CCTV footage shows that the suspect assaulted the victim by hitting him, leaving the boy bruised.

The woman may have used the identity of someone else Credit: Metropolitan Police

The child victim requires 24-hour care and is unable to communicate. His care at the time of the offence was provided by a care agency.

The suspect provided her details to the care agency as Bola Bolatiwa, aged 34. It is known that the suspect used the identity of another woman.

The suspect is described as a black woman, approximately 5ft tall and of heavy build.