Man runs through pub with 'AK47'

A man has been arrested after running through a pub in Borough with what appeared to be a AK47. Customers at The George pub were told to get down on the floor.

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Police comment after Borough gun incident

We can confirm police were called on Thursday 25 July at approximately 13:47hrs to reports of an armed robbery at a bank in Borough High Street, SE1.

A man has been arrested and taken to a south London police station. No further details at this early stage.

The incident is due to be dealt with by the Met’s Flying Squad.

– met police spokesperson

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