One person has been arrested after two people were stabbed at Sony Music HQ in west London at 11am today. The incident is not being treated as terror-related, the Metropolitan police added.
UPDATE: Incident on Derry Street, W8- One person arrested. Two people with stab injuries. No evidence of firearms involved. Not being treated as terror related. https://t.co/R9fA2LdAX8 pic.twitter.com/LhD6HJkmXQ
— Metropolitan Police (@metpoliceuk) November 2, 2018
“Two members of the catering team were involved in a violent altercation,” Sony Music later clarified in a statement, adding: “The incident is now in the hands of the Metropolitan Police.”
London Ambulance Service said paramedics had taken one person to a major trauma centre and another was taken to hospital.
“At this time, we believe two people are injured,” police said, adding: “One person, who is believed to be behind the incident, has been arrested and at this stage we are not looking for anyone else.”
Footage seen on Twitter videos showed a number of armed police entering the building through the front door.
Evacuated safely, police here now.. never been so scared !!! pic.twitter.com/O6ORRT3i3q
— s a b r i n a a BOO u e c h e 👻 (@sabrinaaloueche) November 2, 2018
— Dan (@danjeffs13) November 2, 2018