UPDATE: Attempted murder charge following Hornchurch pub stabbing
A man has been charged with attempted murder following an incident at a pub in Hornchurch.
Phillip Kemps, 29 (25.07.93), of Redbridge, was charged on Tuesday, 26 July. He appeared in custody at Snaresbrook Crown Court on Monday, 22 August.
He pleaded not guilty and was remanded to appear at Snaresbrook Crown Court on 9 January 2023.
The charge relates to an incident that took place in a pub on the High Street, Hornchurch, at around midnight on Saturday, 23 July.
A 23-year-old man was taken to an east London hospital with stab wounds that were assessed as non-life threatening.
We are aware that a video of the incident has been shared on social media.
Following this charge, we would remind the public that nothing should be shared, posted or otherwise published that could risk prejudicing future court proceedings. This includes any further sharing of video or images relating to the incident.