Dagenham woman, 45, hospitalised after attempted robbery

Urswick Road (Picture: Google Street View)

Urswick Road (Picture: Google Street View) - Credit: Google

A Dagenham woman was stabbed and struck on the head in an attempted robbery this morning.

Police were called to Urswick Road just before 5am after a report of an assault on a female.

An attending ambulance crew took a 45-year-old woman to hospital, where she was found to be suffering from a head injury and small stab wound.

Her injuries are “not life threatening,” said police, who hope to interview her about the disturbance later today.

Enquiries continue with no arrests made.


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Anyone with information should contact police on 101 or anonymously call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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