British police investigating suspect package in Holborn, central London

Reuters News
Posted: Sep 19, 2017 8:36 AM

LONDON (Reuters) - British police were investigating reports of a suspicious package near Holborn, central London, on Tuesday and have sent specialist officers to the scene, a spokeswoman said.

Pictures on Twitter showed several police cars and officers in the cordoned-off street.

The spokeswoman said she did not have any more information about the incident.

(Reporting by Kate Holton; editing by Stephen Addison)