Armed police were scrambled to assist unarmed colleagues after a knife fight broke out among two groups near the o2 in Greenwich.
The Metropolitan Police’s Firearms Command stated: “C Relief were called to support our unarmed
@MPSGreenwich colleagues to detain a number of males involved in a large fight involving knives where people had been injured last night. Several arrests were made and this knife recovered”.
Three people were injured though none seriously – and four arrests made near Millemium Way. All remain in custody after the incident last night.