Mystery as police probe Hainault incident

Mystery surrounds the presence of police in a Hainault road.

Officers have been in Laing Close, at its junction with New North Road, since at least 8am this morning.

Marissa McGowan, who lives nearby, said a cordon had been put around some bushes which sit in front of three homes in the road.

But a police spokeswoman told the Recorder: “It’s too early to report on the nature of the incident but we will keep you updated.”

Have you seen officers in the area? Do you know what they are investigating? Email, or call 020 8477 3806.