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Man charged after police officer stabbed

News   •   Jul 30, 2020 08:06 BST

A man has been charged after a police officer was stabbed. 

Detectives investigating an incident in which a police officer received a stab injury to his arm have charged a man.

Mohim Hussain, 40, (25.08.79) of Ashmore Road, W9, was charged on Wednesday, 29 July with Section 18 - wounding with intent and possession of knife blade / sharp pointed article in a public place.

He appeared at Westminster Magistrates Court on Thursday, 20 July.

He will appear at the same court on Thursday, 27 August.

The charges relate to an incident in Ashmore Road, W9 on Tuesday, 28 July where a police officer sustained a knife wound. The officer has been discharged from hospital and his injuries were non-life-threatening.