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Emergency services at Stratford Centre in east London following a suspected noxious substance attack where six people have been reported injured

A Met Police spokesman said: "Police in Newham are investigating after a number of attacks in Stratford where a noxious substance was used".

The attacks occurred near the Stratford Centre, in Stratford, police said.

Too scared to leave the station I think if I heard right. the guy on the floor had acid thrown at him.

"Wishes for him and the friends who were with him".

Six people were taken to hospital after a group of males reportedly sprayed a noxious substance near a busy shopping centre in east London, London Metropolitan Police said. According to the Telegraph, witnesses are describing it as an acid attack.

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The London Ambulance Service and the London Fire Brigade are also in attendance.

Those reported injured are believed to be in a number of different locations.

One man has been arrested, but police said they believed a group of men are responsible. We await further details. "A cordon is in place".

Sky News reported that authorities were not treating the incident as terror-related and there was the possibility that other suspects were at large.

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