A man arrested in connection with an assault in west London has been charged and appeared in court.
Steven Murdoch Allan, 32 [07.03.88] of Grensell Close, Eversley, Hampshire was arrested on Thursday, 17 December on suspicion of Section 18 grievous bodily harm.
He appeared in custody at Westminster Magistrates' Court on Friday, 18 December. Details for his next appearance are to be confirmed.
It follows a man having been found unconscious at Cambridge Circus, W1 at 22:35hrs on Tuesday, 15 December.
The 51-year-old victim was taken by London Ambulance Service to a west London hospital where his condition is life-threatening.
Anyone with information relating to this incident should call police on 101 or Tweet @MetCC quoting Cad 7882/15DEC. To remain 100% anonymous call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 .