Dagenham man stabbed four times in London Bridge terror attack

Floral tributes are laid near Borough Market in London following Saturday's terrorist attack (Pictu

Floral tributes are laid near Borough Market in London following Saturday's terrorist attack (Picture: Isabel Infantes/PA Wire) - Credit: PA

A Dagenham man was among more than 40 injured in Saturday night’s terrorist attack in London

Brett Freeman, from Dagenham, was enjoying a night out with friends when he was stabbed four times after three men – later shot dead by police in Borough Market– drove into pedestrians on London Bridge before stabbing members of the public.

His friend Darren Mole posted a picture of Brett recovering in hospital and hailed him a “soldier”.

Dagenham-based football team May and Bakers tweeted: “Thoughts with our midfield general from last season. Speedy recovery Brett!”

Seven people, including Canadian Chrissy Archibald, died during the attack.


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Twelve people were arrested during a related raid at a block of flats in Barking yesterday – one man since has been released – and another has taken place in Dagenham this morning.

A gofundme page was set up to support Brett, a father who is due to get married soon.

More than £1,600 has already been raised, and donations can be made at gofundme.com/brett-the-warrior-london-victim

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