UPDATED:Emergency services called to North Finchley Hospitial after man is seen brandishing with a sword

Armed Police and other emergency services have been scrambled to the Finchley Memorial hospital following reports of a man being seen with a large sword.

Police were called to the site on Granville Road in North Finchley just after 12pm on Monday 29th March 2021.


Police were called at around 12.20om on Monday 29 March to Bow Lane N12 to reports of a man practising martial arts with a sword.

The man had left the scene prior to police arrival. A search of the area was conducted with no trace.