Police and a bomb disposal team were called to a Tesco Express supermarket in Woolwich, South East London.
Bombing alert: On Saturday evening (25th April) after the major incident was reported, the store was evacuated. Met police searched a man, and a firearm and a quantity of white powder were found. Some eye witnesses claimed that the man in question also had a knife and an explosive device.
Greenwich and Woolwich MP Matthew Pennycock said he was “aware of the incident” and nobody was injured.