Police close Harold Hill bank after suspicious package found

Police in Farnham Road.

Police in Farnham Road. - Credit: Alex Hennessey

Police are at the scene now.

Police have a Harold Hill bank after a suspicious package was found this morning.

Officers were called at 9.36am today (Monday, December 31) to reports of a suspicious package at the Santander branch in Farnham Road.

The store was evacuated as a precaution and road closures were put in place.

At around 11am the cordon was lifted and staff and shopkeepers returned to their businesses.

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We are waiting for further updates from police on the status of the package.

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