Police probe as ‘unknown substance’ is delivered to Stoney Street [10 August 2017]

Three people have been injured after an ‘unidentified substance’ was delivered to a business in Stoney Street, close to Borough Market.

Police were called at 1.38pm on Thursday to reports of an unidentified substance being delivered in an envelope to a business in Stoney Street, opposite Borough Market.

The Feng Sushi restaurant appeared to be the premises at the centre of the police cordon.

Met Police officers, the London Ambulance Service and the London Fire Brigade sent crews to the scene.

The restaurant was evacuated as a precaution.

Three people have been treated for minor injuries.

No arrests have been made and police inquiries continue.

“At this early stage this is not being treated as a terror related incident,” said a Met spokesman.

More follows.

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