Search

Three men arrested following Barking station stabbing

PUBLISHED: 07:28 03 August 2018 | UPDATED: 09:54 03 August 2018

Police outside Barking station Picture: Tom Horton

Police outside Barking station Picture: Tom Horton

Tom Horton

Three men have been arrested following a stabbing at Barking station.

British Transport Police officers were called to the station at 4.50pm on Thursday after reports of a disturbance.

A 23-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of actual bodily harm and being drunk and disorderly, and was taken to hospital for a hand injury.

A 20-year-old from Canning Town was also arrested on suspicion of actual bodily harm and a 25-year-old from Euston was arrested on suspicion of grevious bodily harm. All three are in custody.

The British Transport Police officers were assisted by London Ambulance Service crews and Met Police officers.

The station remains open.

Officers are appealing for witnesses. Call the British Transport Police on 0800 405040 quoting reference 433 of 02/08/2018, or text them on 61016. Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Related articles

Latest Barking and Dagenham Stories

16:00

Dagenham’s Tariq Agius moved into the semi-finals of the National Assoication of Boys’ and Girls’ Club Championships with an impressive win at the weekend.

46 minutes ago

Barking and Dagenham’s best digital minds put their heads together to find a use for the borough’s empty green spaces.

Two men accused of murdering a teenager in Canning Town told police they had “no idea” why they were arrested, a court has heard.

A chance to win a perfect book for West Ham fans just in time for Christmas

12:00

Barking parkrun played host to two school friends hoping to make a difference in their community, writes Emdad Rahman.

The big Hammers striker played 45 minutes in a friendly at Brentford and is looking for a place on the bench for Saturday

The owners of an independent cinema in a leafy suburb in north London are to open a second venue in Barking.

10:00

Essex club have won three of their last four matches in the league

PROMOTED CONTENT

Are you aged over 25 and an unpaid carer? If you want to return to employment but need practical help and support to get there, Working for Carers can help.

Everest Estates stress-free service guarantees a fixed income for your East London or Essex property every month, even if no one is currently living there. Here they talk about the scheme and explain how it can help you dodge common letting headaches.

Barking and Dagenham is home to Better Extreme, London’s largest indoor skatepark. Whatever your discipline, be it skateboarding, inline, BMX or scootering, there’s a challenge waiting for you.

Newsletter Sign Up

Barking and Dagenham Post twice-weekly newsletter
Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy

Most read news

Show Job Lists

Education Promo

Digital Edition

cover

Enjoy the
Barking and Dagenham Post
e-edition today

Subscribe

Education and Training

cover

Read the
Education and Training
e-edition today

Read Now