A man has been charged by detectives investigating the stabbing of two police officers in Westminster on the morning of Friday, 16 September.

Mohammed Rahman, 24, (31.12.97) of Westbourne Park Road, W2 was charged on Saturday, 17 September, with attempted murder and Section 18 GBH with intent. The attempted murder charge relates to a male police constable, the GBH to a female police constable.

He was also charged with assault (ABH) and two counts of threatening a person in a public place with a bladed article. These charges relate to three other police constables.

In addition, he was charged with robbery and possession of a bladed article.

UPDATE:

Rahman appeared at Wimbledon Magistrates’ Court on Monday, 19 September. He was remanded in custody to appear at the Old Bailey on Friday, 14 October.