Wednesday, May 22, 2013
Dozens of weapons and pools of blood could be seen on the ground in John Wilson Street, where a man wearing a Help for Heroes T-shirt is said to have been attacked.
Woolwich MP Nick Raynsford told Sky News he believed a serving soldier was dead following the incident.
Police were sent to the scene at around 2.20pm. The immediate area has been shut down, with eyewitnesses describing the incident on Twitter as "horrific".