Police cordoned off a car wash in New Road, Rainham yesterday evening after reports of a man being assaulted.
A spokesperson for the Met told the Havering Daily:
“Police were called at approximately 18:00hrs on Tuesday, 20 April to reports of a man assaulted in New Road, Rainham.
“Officers attended and two men – no further details – were arrested close to the scene on suspicion of robbery. Both remain in custody.
“The victim’s injuries are not life threatening.
“Enquiries into the circumstances continue.”