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Appeal for information after GBH assault - London



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We are appealing for information after an assault on a Central Line train.

The incident happened at around 00.10am yesterday (Sunday 18 February).

There was an altercation on an east bound Central Line train which was travelling from Bank to Stratford.

During the altercation, a 54-year-old man was punched and pushed. He sustained a serious head injury and is currently in hospital.

Officers would like to speak to anyone who witnessed the incident.

If you have any information, please call BTP on 0800 40 50 40 or text 61016, quoting reference number 11 of 18 February.


Notes for editors:

A 27-year-old man from Waltham Forest has been arrested on suspicion of assault  and released under investigation whilst enquiries continue. 


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