Police 'incident' in Homerton sees road closed and delays

Our live feed has now finished.

  • Thank you for following our blog which we are closing now
  • This is what we know:
  • Police were responding to an 'incident' in Homerton earlier today Wardle Street was closed both ways and bus routes affected
  • A man has been arrested and is custody on suspicion of stealing a car
  • Police officers attempted to stop a vehicle believed to be stolen on St Barnabas Terrace, in Hackney
  • The driver failed to stop and crashed the car in Wardle Street following a pursuit by officers.
  • He tried to flee on foot but was caught and arrested.
  • Follow the Hackney Gazette for updates

Get involved
with the news

Send your news & photos