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CCTV released after Hackney assault of disabled child

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Image caption Police have released a CCTV image of a woman they want to talk to

A CCTV image of a carer police want to speak to in connection with an assault on a disabled four-year-old child has been released.

The boy was hit at his home in Hackney, east London, between 8 and 9 March and sustained two bruises, the Metropolitan Police (Met) said.

The boy, who needs 24-hour care, is unable to communicate the force spokesman added.

His care was being provided by an agency at the time of the offence.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the force.