Suspect package at the Heron Tower skyscraper in London – Euro Weekly News




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A SUSPECT package has been reported at the Heron Tower skyscraper in the centre of London, according to reports from the City of London Police.

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Posted to their Twitter account on Monday, November 30, a brief statement read: “We are currently responding to a report of a suspect package at the Heron Tower, EC2.

We have set up a 200-metre cordon around the building, closing off roads in the immediate area to traffic and pedestrians. Please avoid the area at this time.”

We are currently responding to a report of a suspect package at the Heron Tower, EC2.

We have set up a 200 metre cordon around the building, closing off roads in the immediate area to traffic and pedestrians. Please avoid the area at this time.

Updates to follow.

— City of London Police (@CityPolice) November 30, 2020

It is unknown at this time whether a bomb disposal team has been called.

UPDATE: “The package has been deemed non-suspicious and all surrounding roads have now been reopened. Thank you for your patience”

The package has been deemed non-suspicious and all surrounding roads have now been reopened.

Thank you for your patience pic.twitter.com/NU3Tb7FUh8

— City of London Police (@CityPolice) November 30, 2020

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