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Teenager, 17, arrested after fight breaks out on South Woodford tube platform

PUBLISHED: 13:30 14 March 2018 | UPDATED: 13:40 14 March 2018

A 17-year-old boy was arrested after a fight broke out in South Woodford Station. Photo: Steve Poston

A 17-year-old boy was arrested after a fight broke out in South Woodford Station. Photo: Steve Poston

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A 17-year-old boy has been arrested in connection with a fight that broke out inside South Woodford tube station and left a man in need of hospital treatment.

British Transport Police (BTP) were called to reports of a fight the tube platform at 8.04am on Tuesday (March 13).

Officers attended and one man was taken to hospital for minor injuries.

A teenager was arrested on suspicion of assaulting a police officer and causing grevious bodily harm.

Police enquires are ongoing.

Anyone with information should contact BTP on 0800 40 50 40 or text 61016 quoting reference 85 of 13/03.


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