BREAKING: Black Friday Terror Attack Rocks Busy Metropolis As Shoppers Gather

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The incident occurred on busy Oxford street just as Black Friday shoppers were gathering to take part in the massive annual sales. Shots were reportedly fired in an underground station as people ran for their lives. It is unknown if there are casualties.

It is unknown if the event is the result of a terrorist attack, but London’s Oxford Circus Station is currently closed upon investigation.

According to the Belfast Telegraph:

‘In a statement Metropolitan Police said: “Police were called at 16:38hrs on Friday, 24 November to a number of reports of shots fired on Oxford Street and underground at Oxford Circus tube station.’

One witness said:

“I was next to the tube station and everyone started screaming and shouting and then a flood of people came up the stairs.”

And another reported:

“There were shots fired on Oxford Street and then armed police ran into me and my friend. Armed Police were running up Argyll Street and now we’re locked in French Connection.”

Below is CNN’s coverage of the incident:

Videos of people running through the street are flooding Twitter. Below Are a few of thoser as we wait for more news on the unfolding story.

UPDATE:

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