Police Arrest Man At Charing Cross Station Claiming To Have A Bomb
22 June 2018, 07:38
A man has been detained by police Charing Cross station following reports he was on the tracks claiming to have a bomb.
The station has been evacuated as a precaution and no Northern Line services are currently stopping at the station.
No one was injured in the incident.
The Met Police tweeted:
The man has now been detained by @BTP officers. No one injured. Our officers remain on scene.— Metropolitan Police (@metpoliceuk) June 22, 2018
The British Transport Police said: "A man claiming to have a bomb at Charing Cross station has now been arrested.
"We are now working to reopen the station as soon as possible would like to thank passengers and rail staff for their patience and understanding during this incident."