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Three teenagers arrested after emergency services are called to Romford Town Centre

PUBLISHED: 00:49 10 May 2019 | UPDATED: 11:58 14 May 2019

Three teenagers have been arrested on suspicion of causing criminal damage in Romford on Thursday, May 9. Pitcure: Kieran McGimpsey

Three teenagers have been arrested on suspicion of causing criminal damage in Romford on Thursday, May 9. Pitcure: Kieran McGimpsey

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Police responded to reports that people were throwing items from the roof of a building in Romford on Thursday, May 9.

The National Police Air Service, the London Fire Brigade and the police attended the scene in South Street at around 9pm.

A police cordon was put in place as the emergency services responded to reports that people were throwing items from the roof of a building.

A Metropolitan police spokesman said: "Three people, aged in their late teens, were arrested on suspicion of causing criminal damage.

"They have been taken to an east London police station where they remain in custody."

The three teenagers have since been released under investigation and inquiries continue.


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