Eyewitnesses described mayhem at Stockwell Tube station today after a suspected suicide bomber was shot dead fleeing from armed police.Sky News has further details on the suicide bomber that was shot trying to escape.
One said the man was shot five times as he ran on to a Northern line train soon after 10am.
Scotland Yard have confirmed they shot a man and he was pronounced dead at the scene.
Alarmed onlookers said they saw up to 10 plain-clothed officers chasing an Asian-looking man before opening fire.
Witness Mark Whitby was on the train as he saw a big man wearing a large coat and "looking absolutely petrified" lurch through the doors.