A van had ploughed into a crowd on Seven Sisters Road near Finsbury Park Mosque, killing one person and injuring eight people.
Officers have arrested a 48 year old man after being detained by members of public at the scene. The man was described to be clean-shaven with curly hair.
This man is being arrested after using his car to run over people coming out of Finsbury Park mosque pic.twitter.com/Gzl50da0Eo
— Tommy Robinson 🇬🇧 (@TRobinsonNewEra) June 19, 2017
Prime Minister Theresa May said police were treating the van incident “as a potential terrorist attack”.
The attack came shortly after worshippers had attended ‘Tarawih’ prayers.
Our thoughts and prayers go out to those affected by this tragedy.