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CCTV still issued of man sought following assault, Ilford

News   •   Jan 12, 2021 06:15 GMT

[Man sought following attack on supermarket staff]

Detectives have issued a CCTV image and are appealing for help in tracing a man after he assaulted members of staff in a supermarket.

On Sunday, 13 December 2020, between around 14:00hrs and 14:15hrs, the man stole four bottles of champagne from a supermarket in Cranbrook Road, Barkingside.

On his way out of the shop he attacked three staff members and a security guard.

One staff member was stabbed and another suffered from a broken nose.

DC Mohammed Abdullah, from the Met’s East area command unit said:

“The CCTV images of the suspect are very clear and I would like help in identifying this man. The vicious and unprovoked attacked has had a profound impact on members of staff at the shop and shocked the local community.”

If you know this man or have any information regarding the incident, please contact us by calling 101 or tweeting @MetCC and quoting CAD 3946/13Dec.

Alternatively, information can be provided to Crimestoppers, anonymously, by calling 0800 555 111.