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Police appeal after officers and paramedics find man collapsed in Romford town centre following ‘reports of assault’

PUBLISHED: 17:26 10 June 2019 | UPDATED: 17:26 10 June 2019

Police were called to Mercury Gardens, Romford, at 12.14pm. Picture: Ellie Hoskins

Police were called to Mercury Gardens, Romford, at 12.14pm. Picture: Ellie Hoskins

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Police are appealing for witnesses to come forward after a man in his 40s was found collapsed in Romford this lunch time (Monday, June 10).

A Metropolitan Police spokeswoman confirmed officers and the London Ambulance Service were called to 'reports of an assault' in Mercury Gardens at around 12.14pm.

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Upon arrival emergency services discovered a man, believed to be in his 40s, had collapsed.

The spokeswoman told the Recorder: "He has been taken to an east London hospital. We await an update on his condition."

No arrests have been made.

Anyone with any information is asked to call police on 101 quoting CAD 3088/10JUN or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.


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