…By Henry George for TDPel Media.
The Metropolitan Police has reported the arrest of an individual at Central Middlesex Hospital in Acton on Wednesday afternoon.
At the time of the announcement, the police did not provide further information regarding the arrest.
Responding to the incident, armed police were among the personnel present at the hospital, as confirmed by officers.
Hospital Staff and Patients Take Precautions
Amid the unfolding situation, individuals at the hospital sought refuge in secure rooms, including the dialysis unit.
Amie Ferris-Rotman, present at the scene, stated, “I am at Middlesex Central Hospital in the dialysis unit, and we’re sheltering in safe rooms.”
She further mentioned the presence of armed police, describing the incident as a “major incident.”
Instructions from London North West University Healthcare Trust
The London North West University Healthcare Trust, responsible for operating the hospital, advised patients about the ongoing incident.
A spokesperson for the trust urged individuals to comply with any instructions provided by the police.
Additional information and updates are expected to follow as the situation unfolds.
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