LONDON (AP) — Britain’s Scotland Yard says a stabbing incident at a London Underground station is being treated as “terrorist incident.”
The London police counterterror command says in a statement late Saturday that it is investigating the incident at Leytonstone Underground station in east London.
Authorities were called to the station at around 7 p.m. to investigate reports of “a number of people” stabbed. One person sustained serious injuries.
One person was arrested.
The authorities did not say why they believe the incident was terror-related.
The terror threat level in Britain remains at severe.