Firearms officers called to Peckham station after reports of ‘serious assault’ on train - Evening Standard

Firearms officers called to Peckham station after reports of ‘serious assault’ on train - Evening Standard

Firearms officers have scrambled to Queens Road Peckham train station after receiving reports of someone being “seriously assaulted”.

Officers from the British Transport Police were called at about 8pm on Saturday night after calls about someone being hurt on a train flooded in.

Police said a “thorough” search was carried out inside the station, before a man was found with a “slash injury”.

The man was rushed to hospital, officers added, but his injuries are not thought to be life-threatening.

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