London’s Metropolitan Police Service stated one particular person had been arrested within the incident at an workplace constructing on Derry Avenue in Kensington and that it was not being handled as terror-related.
“Officers, together with firearms officers, and London Ambulance Service are in attendance. Evacuations have taken place as a precaution,” the power stated in an announcement. “Two folks have suffered stab accidents — their circumstances aren’t life-threatening or life-changing.”
The power stated there was no proof any firearms had been concerned within the incident.
London Ambulance Service responders handled two folks on the scene, a spokeswoman stated. “We took one to hospital and one to a significant trauma heart,” she stated.
Eyewitness Maithreyi Seetharaman instructed CNN that she may see round a dozen police automobiles, a number of armed officers and two ambulances on the scene because the incident unfolded.
Witnesses who evacuated the realm instructed CNN that the incident passed off at 9 Derry Avenue, which is the tackle of Sony Music. A number of cellphone calls to the Sony Music workplaces in Kensington went unanswered.
Folks have been later allowed again into the constructing by police and safety officers.
Derry Avenue is situated off Kensington Excessive Avenue, a preferred procuring space.