Man charged over Plaistow punch attack

A man has been charged with attacking a teenage girl who was knocked unconscious in east London.

Michael Ayoade is accused of assault occasioning actual bodily harm on a 16-year-old in Plaistow on 13 November.

Mr Ayoade, 34, of Green Gate Street, Plaistow, is due to appear at Thames Magistrates' Court on Friday.

The girl sustained bruising, cuts to her head and face, and chipped teeth when she was hit on the head near the Black Lion pub in Plaistow High Street.

More on This Story

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites

BBC London



Min. Night 7 °C


Try our new site and tell us what you think. Learn more
Take me there

Copyright © 2015 BBC. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.