A shopping centre in London had to be evacuated following a bomb threat this morning.
Bexleyheath Broadway Shopping Centre was cordoned off and all staff and members of the public were evacuated.
A Met Police spokesperson said: “Police were called at 10:37hrs on Tuesday, 15 March, to reports of a bomb threat at a shopping centre on Albion Road, Bexley.
“The area has been evacuated as a precaution.
“Officers are currently in attendance and the incident is ongoing.
“This incident is not being treated as terror related.”
Broadway on #Bexleyheath High Street has been evacuated.
Met Police say they are dealing with reports of a bomb threat. pic.twitter.com/yqSgX69NB8
— London 999 (@999London) March 15, 2022
The shopping centre has since reopened and shoppers are allowed back inside.