CCTV still issued of man sought in 'vicious and unprovoked' attack in broad daylight in Barkingside supermarket

Police have issued a CCTV still of a man sought following a brutal attack in a supermarket in Barkingside. 

Police have issued a CCTV still of a man sought following a brutal attack in a supermarket in Barkingside. - Credit: Met Police

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

On Sunday, December 13 between 2pm - 2.15pm the man stole the bottles of champagne from a supermarket in Cranbrook Road. 

On his way out of the shop he attacked three staff members and a security guard in a "vicious and unprovoked attack".

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.”


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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.

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