Update: Man suffers head injuries after being escorted from Romford pub

The scene in South Street

The scene in South Street - Credit: Archant

A man suffered serious head injuries when he fell after being escorted from a pub by police.

Officers were called at about 2pm by a landlord in South Street, Romford.

After removing the man from the pub, they sat him on a bench outside before going their separate ways. The man then fell and hit his head, suffering serious injuries.

Officers administered first aid and CPR before he was taken to hospital – where he is currently undergoing medical assessment.

The Met’s Directorate of Professional Standards has been informed.

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