A knifepoint robbery took place near Ladbrokes in Wallington today.

Details of the robbery are unclear at the moment but it is understood the incident took place at 1.30pm near Ladbrokes in Woodcote Road.

A spokesman for Ladbrokes said: “Thankfully no one was injured. We are obviously working with police on the incident.

“We can’t give details until the police have advised us.”

The Flying Squad, the specialist crime and operations section of the Metropolitan Police, is investigating.

More to follow.