Police have issued a Section 60 order tonight after a serious assault on the Royal Arsenal site in Woolwich.
It’s reported that a large gathering occurred in the area with a 16 year old being stabbed in the arm near Tesco Express.
A S60 CJPO has been authorised by Insp EVANS from 2050 hrs 27th May 23 to 0850 hrs 28th May 23 for the area of River Thames to the North, John Wilson Street, Grand Depot Road, Plumstead common Road, The Slade, Lake Dale Road, Plumstead high street, Goosander way , Pier WAY pic.twitter.com/6I4vIlefxq
— Greenwich MPS (@MPSGreenwich) May 27, 2023
The order also covers areas of Plumstead.
An area of the Arsenal site is tapped off by police as investigations continue.
UPDATE: The met state: “Two males have been arrested for possession of an offensive weapon after a bus was stopped in Broadway, Bexleyheath. A large knife has been recovered from the bus. The arrests came after officers responded quickly to reports of people with knives in Woolwich town centre.”
Anyone with information can contact police by calling 101.