Posted 7th December 2015

Underground stabbing: man remanded

A MAN from East London has been remanded in custody after appearing in court charged in connection with an incident at an Underground station in which a 56-year old man was stabbed 'seriously' and another person injured.

Muhaydin Mire, 29, of Sansom Road, E.11, has been accused of attempted murder at Leytonstone station on Saturday evening.

The case will be sent to the Central Criminal Court for a hearing on 11 December.

British Transport Police has appealed for witnesses and information.