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Officers deployed to Wandsworth and Merton after armed group roams streets of Putney

City AM logoCity AM 25/10/2021 Michiel Willems
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The Metropolitan Police has deployed additional officers to Wandsworth and Merton after several witnesses said a group of armed males was roaming the Putney area.

A Section 60 stop and search has been authorised in the area and additional officers are in the local areas to “provide reassurance,” according to a report in the local Sutton & Croydon Guardian.

Police reportedly received multiple reports of males armed with weapons in Putney, and there were also two unconfirmed reports of robberies in Mitcham.


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The Metropolitan Police believe the group and the robberies are linked, according to the report.

Anyone with information is urged to call the police on 101, using reference CAD 4506/23Oct.

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