Borough Market restaurant evacuated over envelope with ‘unidentified substance’

Chiara Giordano (10 August, 2017) Crime Business Emergency services

Three people were injured in the incident, which is not being treated as terror-related at this stage

18506Police cordon in front of Feng Sushi restaurant in Borough Market, after three left injured by "unidentified substance"

Three people have been injured after an envelope with an ‘unidentified substance’ was delivered to a Borough Market restaurant.

Police were called to the incident at Feng Sushi, in Stoney Street, at 1.38pm today. Forensic investigators are also in attendance.

The property has been evacuated as a precaution and three people have been treated for minor injuries.

A crime scene is in place but no arrests have been made and police are not treating it as a terror-related incident at this stage.

Met Police officers, London Ambulance Service, and London Fire Brigade were all at the scene.

Enquiries continue.

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