October 1 2014 Latest news:
Beth Wyatt, Reporter
Monday, July 28, 2014
A woman was sexually assaulted in Ilford on Thursday.
She was targeted in Clements Road by a man who groped her breasts.
The woman shouted to members of the public and one called the police before following the suspect to Ilford station.
The resident notified a team of street duty officers, probationary constables, who were manning a knife arch at the site for Operation Bigwing and the suspect was detained.
The man has been bailed to return to Ilford police station in August.
A man has been sentenced to five years in prison for a series of attacks on his partner and two assaults on police officers.