December 12 2013 Latest news:
Ramzy Alwakeel, Reporter
Thursday, September 19, 2013
A man in his early 20s has been arrested after a stand-off with police during which he threatened to cut himself with a Stanley knife in a Harold Wood street.
After speaking to officers he dropped the weapon voluntarily and was detained under the Mental Health Act.
Traffic was halted during the incident, which happened at about 1pm.
The man was taken to Romford Police Station.
A 41-year-old man has been stabbed at an address in Harold Hill.