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A 71-year-old man was punched and kicked in the face in an unprovoked assault in Newham.

The incident in Grangewood Street, E6, on Friday, comes just five weeks after a 75-year-old woman was punched off her mobility scooter in a similar attack.


British Transport Police have released CCTV images of a woman suspected of assaulting a Docklands Light Railway inspector.

The incident took place on a train between Lewisham and Bank at 6.50pm on Wednesday, September 25. and saw the worker punched repeatedly in the head.


Armed police have raided a flat in Thames Street, Greenwich, and forensics teams have been seen leaving the property with material as the Woolwich attack investigation continues.

The second suspect in the Woolwich murder investigation has been named as Michael Adebowale who is believed to have lived at the address, although this has not yet been confirmed.

Gang sought for violent attack at DLR station

By Rob Virtue on March 6, 2013 11:52 AM |

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Transport police have released CCTV images of a gang of thugs who attacked two men waiting for a DLR train.

The unprovoked assault took place at Langdon Park on Saturday at 9.50pm on a 43-year-old from Tower Hamlets and a 50-year-old from Newham who were on their way home.

aa-police.jpgA man and a woman were arrested over the weekend in connection with an acid attack on a Westfield Stratford City employee.

The pair aged 28 and 21 were held on suspicion of causing grievous bodily to Victoria's Secret sales assistant Naomi Oni, 21 who suffered horrific burns from acid thrown in her face on December 30 as she was returning home from a shift at the store.