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South Harrow Incident: Two people arrested, police officer and woman assaulted

There has been an incident in South Harrow this morning (21 Feb), with a number of emergency service vehicles rushing to the scene shortly after 10:30am.

A large police cordon has been set up along Lower Road, near the junction with Northolt Road in South Harrow. Several emergency service personnel are present at the scene following an assault on a woman and a police officer. Two individuals, a man, and a woman, have been arrested in connection with the incident.

South Harrow Incident: Two people arrested, police officer and woman assaulted Harrow Online
Police along Lower Road, South Harrow.

One member of Harrow Online Group on Facebook said that they had seen a person get arrested, this has now been confirmed by police.

A spokesperson for Met Police told Harrow Online: “A man has been arrested in connection with an incident in Lower Road, Harrow.

“Officers were called at about 10:21hrs on Wednesday, 21 February following reports of an altercation which resulted in a woman being assaulted. Officers attended the scene to deal with the incident.

“One officer was assaulted while attempting to arrest the suspect. The woman, aged in her 30s was arrested on suspicion of GBH and assault of an emergency worker.

“She was taken into custody where she remains. Enquiries are ongoing.”

A London Ambulance Service spokesperson said: “We were called at 11.26am today (21 February) to reports of an assault on Lower Road, Harrow.

“We sent resources to the scene, including an ambulance crew and an incident response officer.

“We treated a man at the scene before taking him to hospital.”

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