The 19 year-old suffered a severe injury after being repeatedly hit with the wooden bat on June 24

The scene where it happened on June 24

The scene where it happened on June 24

First published in News East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Photograph of the Author by , Reporter, covering Chingford, Highams Park and Woodford. Call me on 07795 476 625

A teenager who sustained a serious head injury after being attacked with a rounders bat has been released from hospital. 

The 19 year-old was repeatedly struck with the weapon in Courtney Mews, Walthamstow, on June 24.

He was taken to hospital by London Ambulance Serivce (LAS) in a serious condition and was initially treated at the scene by two members of the public.

Police were unable to say when the victim was discharged or if the victim had made a full recovery.  

The brutal attack at around 3pm took place behind St James Street station in the car park depot area where the 212 and 275 bus terminates.

Police are appealing for information after it was witnessed by various people who had congregated by the bus stop.

Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Constable Paul Brown of Waltham Forest CID on 07785530686 or 101 quoting CRIS 4912930/14.

Alternatively, you can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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11:01pm Fri 11 Jul 14

Villagecranberry says...

Why is rounders permitted among th
Why is rounders permitted among th Villagecranberry
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11:01pm Fri 11 Jul 14

Villagecranberry says...

Why is rounders permitted among th
Why is rounders permitted among th Villagecranberry
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2:05pm Sat 12 Jul 14

Thunderbird4 says...

. . . among those without balls?

Please finish the comment. I'm always intrigued by what you have to say - even if others aren't.
. . . among those without balls? Please finish the comment. I'm always intrigued by what you have to say - even if others aren't. Thunderbird4
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9:09pm Sat 12 Jul 14

Villagecranberry says...

The weapons of 'respect' in gangs? This does not follow, Sorry Thunderbirds, I pressed the wrong buttons.
The weapons of 'respect' in gangs? This does not follow, Sorry Thunderbirds, I pressed the wrong buttons. Villagecranberry
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