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A pickpocket who was caught red-handed on the Tube by undercover police has been jailed for 28 months.
Shaun Campbell, 30, of Pinefield Close in Poplar, was spotted stealing a purse from a woman's rucksack while waiting for a Central line train back in October.
A 27-year-old man has been arrested by police investigating an attack on a woman in Poplar on Thursday morning.
Officers swooped at an address in E14 on Sunday and arrested the man on suspicion of rape.
A woman in her 20s was raped after being dragged off the street in Poplar as she made her way home from a night out.
The victim was grabbed at East India Dock Road in the early hours of Thursday morning and then sexually assaulted on wasteground next to a derelict pub in east London.
A man has suffered head injuries after he was hit by a motorbike today.
The incident on East India Dock Road has caused serious delays, with Leamouth Road northbound still closed and traffic "severe," according to a Transport for London spokesman. East India Dock Road has re-opened.
The National Trust has sent one flat in Balfron Tower back to the 1960s in a display of Brutalism in Poplar.