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76-year-old Sylvester Lennox

Police are trying to trace a man who's missing from the Hammersmith area.

Sylvester Lennox was last seen yesterday morning at his home in Sycamore Gardens.

It's believed the 76 year old may still be in the Hammersmith and Fulham area.

Anyone with information should call police on 101.


Four charged after burglary raids in West London

Four men have been charged with conspiracy to commit burglary after a series of early morning raids on Wednesday in west London.

Two further arrests have also been made, bringing the total to seven.

The following have been remanded in custody to appear at Hammersmith Magistrates' Court on Thursday.

Rory Mason,18, of Chesterton Road W10, Connor Murphy, 18, of Salters Road W10, Sam Whicker, 21, of North Pole Road W10 and Daniel Talbot, 22, of North Pole Road W10.

A fifth man, 19, was released on bail to a date in November, while two new arrests have been made. Both men, one 19 and one 222, remain in custody at a west London police station.


CCTV image released for diplomat attack

The CCTV image of the man police are looking for. Credit: Metropolitan Police

Police want to trace this man following a robbery which left a British diplomat blinded in one eye. The picture was taken last Friday around the time of the attack in Hammersmith. The victim George Fergusson was punched in the face by a robber as he walked in a cemetery.

Man bailed over mugging of Diplomat

A man arrested over a mugging in a Hammersmith cemetery which left a senior British diplomat blinded in one eye has been released on bail.

The 29-year-old man was arrested last night on suspicion of robbery in connection with the attack on Bermuda's new Governor George Fergusson last Friday.

The 56-year-old had surgery on his left eye on Saturday but lost his sight in the affected eye the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) confirmed.

He was discharged by doctors yesterday afternoon.

"The 29-year-old was arrested on suspicion of robbery and was taken to a west London police station. He has now been bailed to return on 7 June pending further inquiries."

"Police stress that they continue to appeal for witnesses and information on the incident."

– Scotland Yard spokesman
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