There has been a serious assault this afternoon (3rd May) in Plumstead.
A large number of police are in the area around the Slade near Plumstead Common.
Witnesses reported searches and a helicopter overhead. A woman was reportedly the victim of a violent mugging.
If you were in the area around 3-4pm and saw anything you can contact police on 101 or Crimestoppers at 0800 555 111