Barking,East London Sunday 1st September 2019 Harts Lane Estate on Lock Down after shots fired.
Police flooded the after numerous called after shots where fired. A search of the area revealed spent bullet cartridges from lives rounds a further search yards from a child play area reveal a large butchers knife and machete were also recovered by Police. Officers remain currently on scene in Harts Lane #Barking following reports of shots fired. No reported injuries.
No victims have been found at this stage and enquires are ongoing. A large scene has been implemented owing to the discovery of spent cartridges. A S.60 is being authorised. Updates to follow..
There is a Section 60 being put in place as a result of shots being fired. The affected areas will be the following wards in Barking: Abbey Ward, Gascgoine Ward and the Academy Ward. It will be in place until 10 am tomorrow morning.©UKNIP