London: Acid Attack creates panic among commoners at shopping mall in London. A man has been arrested on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm after reports a group were spraying a “noxious substance” in Westfield shopping centre, in Stratford, east London, on Saturday.
Scotland Yard say a “group of men” started spraying the substance at “multiple locations” around the shopping centre. A massive police operation started in the place. A spokesman for the Met Police said the incident is not being treated as terror-related.
London Ambulance Service and London Fire Brigade have attended. Officers remain at the scene and a cordon is in place.