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Two men arrested after Barking Tube assault

PUBLISHED: 12:37 17 June 2015 | UPDATED: 12:56 17 June 2015

Two men have been arrested after an assault at Barking station

Two men have been arrested after an assault at Barking station

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Two men have been arrested on suspicion of common assault following an appeal about an incident on a Tube at Barking station.

A 35-year-old man from Essex was arrested last Wednesday.

He was interviewed under caution and released on police bail until Wednesday, July 8.

A 41-year-old man from Essex was arrested on Thursday. He was interviewed under caution and also released on police bail until Wednesday, July 8.

It follows a British Transport Police (BTP) public appeal for information after an assault on Saturday, March 21.

A BTP spokesman said: “We would like to thank the members of the public who came forward with valuable information. We would also like to thank the local media for publicising this appeal.”


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