A ‘knifeman’ has been arrested in London’s Oxford Street in front of horrified shoppers.
Metropolitan Police officers were called at 2.32pm to reports of a man seen with a knife at Hill Place, by the Junction with Oxford Street.
The Met spokesman said: ‘He was detained by 14.40pm. There were no reports of injuries.’
The man was taken into custody on suspicion of being in possession of holding a weapon. Witnesses said five police cars were seen as the man was arrested.