May 23 2013 Latest news:
Friday, June 29, 2012
One person has life-threatening injuries following fight at Westfield
One person has received life-threatening injuries follow a fight between a group of young men at the Westfield Stratford City Shopping Centre a short time ago.
Police were called shortly before 4.30pm to The Street section of the complex.
A Scotland Yard spokeswoman said that they were called to a fight betweeen a large group of males at 4.24pm.
“Three males in their late teens or early 20s were injured. One man has life-threatening injuries and another two have received minor injuries.”
London Ambulance Service and police are still at the scene.
The area around where the fight occurred has been sealed off.
A spokeswoman for Westfield confirmed that an incident had taken place this afternoon. “Westfield are working closely with the police and emergency services,” she said.
The rest of the complex is still open at the moment.