So far one civilian has been killed, along with 4 other casualties.
According to social media, police were forced to shoot the so called ‘terroist’ man.
Metropolitan police say they are dealing with the incident amid reports of shooting. They are treating it as a terror related attack ‘as a precaution’.
Witness saw a ‘fight’ before hearing shots. Metropolitan Police confirm that they have detained someone.
Metropolitan Police say that the suspect had a ‘hoax device’ on on his chest and had to take immediate action.
Leading public figures have tweeted about the awful statement: