Michael Ayoade, who currently stands on trial for randomly knocking out 16-year-old Tasneem Kabir has admitted that he has committed a similar attack only a year before.

Today at Snaresbrook Crown Court, the 34-year-old admitted to previously hitting student Daniella Montieth on the head whilst she was at a ticket machine at Plaistow underground station. Daniella gave evidence via video link in court today and the court saw CCTV footage of the attack.

Michael Ayoade has been ordered to remain in custody until his sentencing for both attacks on 25 February.