A teenager has been arrested after being allegedly found with a knife in the Brewery in Romford.
Police were called just before 8pm yesterday where they detained the 18-year-old.
Witnesses claim a man was brandishing a machete.
People on social media said others were throwing chairs at the man in order to protect themselves.
Restaurant-goers were forced to flee out the fire exit to escape the carnage before later being allowed to return.
Shocked to have witnessed knife altercation @BreweryRomford this eve. Man swung chair inches from my 6 yr old’s head to defend himself from man with a knife. Hope no one got hurt after we left. Kids are terrified. ? #Romford
— Tracy (@pinkdiamondspls) April 29, 2018
It is understood no one was injured.
A spokesperson for Savills, managing agent at The Brewery said: “Savills can confirm an incident took place at the centre yesterday (Sunday, 29 April) which was attended by the police. Thankfully nobody was injured. We continue to treat the health and safety of all customers at The Brewery with the utmost importance.”Tags: Knife Crime, Romford, Havering, Brewery
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