Police release CCTV images following serious assault in Poplar store

A 17-year-old man was struck over the head with a bottle during a serious assault in a convenience store in Poplar.

Tower Hamlets police have released CCTV images of the assault as they hope to identify three Asian suspects, all aged around 20 years old.

The three men attacked the victim at the Cost Cut store in East India Dock Road at 1.40am on January 22.

He suffered cuts to his head and hands that required stiching and he was taken by ambulance to an east London hospital.

Anyone with information should contact DC Scott Pounder on 0207 275 4546 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.