Police incident off Essex Road
Eyewitnesses report seeing 'armed' officers in Halliford Street
05 February, 2021 — By Calum Fraser
THE police have said they are “responding to an incident at a residential address” off Essex Road this morning.
Eyewitnesses have reported seeing an “armed” police presence in Halliford Road.
Access to Halliford Street has been blocked.
A spokesperson for the Met said: “Officers are responding to an incident at a residential address in Halliford Street. There is no risk to the wider public but a number of road closures are in place. We’d ask people to avoid the area and will provide further updates on this account in due course.”
This is a breaking news story and will be updated as more information comes in…