Teenagers arrested following violent disorder at Ilford station

Four teenagers were arrested following a brawl at Ilford train station on Monday afternoon.

British Transport Police officers were called to the station around 12.15pm to reports of a man being drunk and disorderly.

But when police arrived at the scene, violent disorder started.

A spokesman said: “A number of youths were arrested at the station following violent disorder.

“Three 16-year-olds and a 17-year-old from the local area were arrested and taken into police custody.”

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They have now been released on bail. Inquiries continue.

A 21-year-old man, Henry De Brito, was charged with being drunk and disorderly.

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He will appear at Barkingside Magistrates’ Court on July 3.

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