Attacked man fights for life
Three arrested after serious assault near to town station
THREE men have been arrested following a serious assault which left a 55-year-old man fighting for his life.
Detectives investigating the incident, which happened near to Uxbridge station in the town centre on Thursday last week, said the man remains in a critical condition.
Police and London Ambulance Service were called to Windsor Street, opposite the station, at around 9.40pm.
LAS sent a duty officer, an ambulance crew, a single responder in a car and London’s Air Ambulance crew by car to the road to treat the man for a head injury.
He was described as seriously injured and was rushed to hospital, where he remains.
A section of Windsor Street between NatWest Bank and Harris and Hoole coffee shop was closed off with police tape until the next morning and forensics officers were spotted at the scene.
A 48-year-old man and a 29-year-old man were arrested on suspicion of assault causing grievous bodily harm the day after the attack.
They have been released on bail and will return to a west London police station in early November.
A third man, aged 55, was arrested on Sunday, October 19 and taken to a west London police station where he remains in custody pending further investigation.
Enquiries are continuing and police are still appealing to the public for help.
Anyone with information is asked to call officers from Hillingdon CID on 020 8246 1413.
To remain anonymous, call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.
n ASSAULT: The scene of the attack was taped off by police