Results tagged “poplar”
Two robbers who punched a man unconscious and stole £9,500 in cash from him have been sent to prison.
The 47-year-old was in a coma for four weeks after the attack, which was carried out by Kennedy Klass (pictured), 34, from Spey Street in Poplar, and Charlie MacDonald, 22, of Malton Street in Plumstead.
A Poplar resident taking part in the Clipper Round the World Yacht Race has been evacuated from a boat in the Indian Ocean following hurricane-force winds.
Michelle Porter, 36, has a suspected broken arm from the storm and has been taken to hospital in Port Elizabeth, South Africa.
Firefighters attending a call on Bonfire Night were attacked by a group of youths throwing fireworks.
Police were called to the incident at Robin Hood Gardens at Poplar on Tuesday at around 8.30pm. The fire crew were already there after a tree had been set on fire.
Three cousins of Liam Hamilton, who was fatally stabbed in Poplar, have pleaded not guilty to his murder.
Noel Hamilton, 35, from Manchester Road on the Isle of Dogs, Paul Hamilton, 30, from Woodstock Terrace in Poplar, and Thomas Hamilton, 36, of Poplar High Street, appeared at the Old Bailey on Friday.
Three brothers accused of killing their cousin in Poplar are due to appear at the Old Bailey on Friday for a pre-trial hearing.
Noel Hamilton, 35, from Manchester Road on the Isle of Dogs, Paul Hamilton, 30, from Woodstock Terrace in Poplar, and Thomas Hamilton, 36, of Poplar High Street, have all been charged with murder.