City of London police say suspect vehicle near Bank of England safe

Reuters News
Posted: May 15, 2014 7:36 AM

LONDON (Reuters) - City of London police said on Thursday that a previously suspect vehicle near the Bank of England was now deemed safe, and that the area had been reopened to pedestrians.

"Vehicle at Bank junction deemed safe. Area reopened to pedestrians but remains closed to vehicles at this time," the police said in a statement on social media site Twitter.

(Reporting by David Milliken; editing by William Schomberg)