At approximately 2pm on Sunday, 2 February two people were stabbed in Streatham High Road, Lambeth.

As part of a proactive Counter Terrorism operation, armed officers were in immediate attendance and shot a male suspect, who was pronounced dead at the scene.

A third person also received minor injuries - believed to have been caused by glass following the discharge of the police firearm.

The incident is being investigated as terrorism related.

Read a statement from Deputy Assistant Commissioner Lucy D'Orsi about the incident

What you can do

Stay vigilant. If you see something that concerns you, call 999. If it's not an emergency, call 101 or contact us online

If you have information about this incident

Anyone who may have information that could assist the investigation should call the Anti-Terrorist Hotline on 0800 789 321.

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