Small Explosives Intercepted Near London Airports

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Posted: Mar 05, 2019 2:02 PM
Small Explosives Intercepted Near London Airports

Source: AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth

Three suspicious packages were discovered in London on Tuesday that have been identified as small, improvised explosive devices. One was intercepted at the Waterloo train station, another was discovered at Heathrow airport, and one more at the smaller London City airport. They were found in A4 postal bags. As a temporary measure, authorities evacuated all locations.

London Mayor Sadiq Kahn noted that police had launched an investigation into the packages.

This post has been updated with additional information.