London Bridge area evacuated after suspicious item found
London police confirmed on Tuesday that hundreds were evacuated from London Bridge area after a suspicious item was found, local media reported.
The Evening Standard paper said police evacuated several buildings near London Bridge station in central London in a security alert.
The police were called at 12:26 pm local time following reports that a suspicious item was found. However, there are no further details about the item.
The Independent, meanwhile, said specialist officers were at the scene and a number of evacuations have taken place.