Firearms uncovered at a London sports ground

A selection of guns have been discovered at a sports ground in London after a member of the public phoned the police.

A close up of one of the guns
A close up of one of the guns Credit: Metropolitan Police

The firearms were found in a bush in the Whitefoot area. The Met's Firearms Unit were subsequently called in to assist.

Detective Superintendent Michael Gallagher, head of Operations and Crime Command at Lewisham Borough Police said: "The discovery of these weapons is significant and is a notable success in the borough's battle against violent crime."

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