|Police Officer Hurt in Knife Attack in Hanwell|
Another man suffering from head injuries
A police officer has been attacked by a man armed with a knife in Hanwell.
It happened this morning (Sat 14th January) on Cowper Road.
Police said that two PCs had been called to reports of a man shouting through the night and were attacked after they went into a house.
A man, 56, suffered a head injury and is being treated in hospital. The injured officer is expected to be released from hospital soon.
Local resident Jane Salisbury @GothicBlue witnessed this morning's activity and wrote on the social network site twitter: " Whole road is blocked off at corner of Cowper and Dryden. Doesn't look good.
'' 11 police cars 2 vans 1 paramedic car and one ambulance one helicopter. Still can't stop shaking.''
The injured officer is expected to be released from hospital soon.
14th January 2012