A 'man with a machete' was spotted this afternoon as police were called to Penge High Street.

A Met spokeswoman told News Shopper: "We were called at 2.58pm to reports of an altercation outside a cafe.

"There were reports of two males and one had a machete, but they jumped in a car and left."

The Met did not disclose which cafe it was.

We will update you once we get further information.