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Appeal for witnesses – Stabbings – West Ham Underground Station

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Appeal for witnesses - Stabbings – West Ham Underground Station, Stratford, London

Officers are appealing for information after two men received stab wounds following an altercation at West Ham Underground Station earlier this evening (Saturday 5 September 2020).

At just after 6.50pm officers were called to reports of a man having been stabbed at West Ham Underground Station, Stratford, London.

It appears that two men met as they passed each other on a stairway at the station. Following what seems to have been an altercation between the two men, one male received stab wounds and collapsed at the station. The other male, who also received stab wounds, got on to a train to Abbey Road DLR Station. The London Ambulance Service have taken both men to hospital.

Police are asking that anyone who was in or around West Ham Underground Station at about 6.50pm this evening, or at Abbey Road DLR Station shortly afterwards and saw anything suspicious, to please get in touch.

Anyone who witnessed the incident or with information should contact BTP by texting 61016, or by calling 0800 40 50 40 - quoting reference 420 of 5/09/2020. Or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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