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Wembley Arena incident resolved after ‘suspect package’ prompts cordoning off

Police cordoned off Wembley Arena this afternoon after reports of a suspect package.

Brent Council posted via X, “Due to a suspect package at Wembley Arena, Brent Civic Centre & most of Engineers Way is currently closed.

“Council services running from the civic centre are not currently available.”

Brent Council added that Willesden Green Library Hub & Ealing Road Hub remained open. The arena was closed off since around 11:00am and surrounding roads were also closed off due to the police incident on Engineers Way.

A detour for buses was also in operation for 92, 182, 206, 223, 440, 483.

Met Police have confirmed that the incident has now been stood down.