London: Two police officers stabbed in head in street attack

A POLICE officer and police community support officer have been stabbed in a street attack.

Reports said the uniformed officers suffered head injuries in Ealing, west London.

The incident, which happened in Ealing Broadway, is thought to have seen the officers injured in a scuffle with a man in the busy shopping area.

A Metropolitan Police spokesman said the Pc and PCSO have been taken to hospital by ambulance.

He said the PCSO is believed to have suffered non-life threatening injuries but the Pc may be more seriously wounded.

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The spokesman said the attack took place after a “police stop”, which could mean the officers were trying to stop and search the man.

The suspected attacker has been arrested.

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