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Update - assault at Barking station, east London



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Shortly before 4.50pm yesterday evening (02/08) officers were called to Barking station following reports of an assault in the station. 

Officers attended and a 20-year-old man from Canning Town was arrested on suspicion of ABH and a 25-year-old man from Euston was arrested on suspicion of GBH. 

A third man, aged 23 and of no fixed address, was arrested on suspicion of being drunk and disorderly and ABH. He was taken to hospital initially for treatment to a hand laceration. 

All three men are in police custody as enquiries continue. 

Officers are appealing for witnesses to this incident to get in touch as soon as possible. If you were at Barking station and saw what happened, please contact BTP by sending a text to 61016 or by calling 0800 40 50 40 quoting reference 433 of 02/08/2018. 

Alternatively, you can contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111. 

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