Four males were chased and arrested last night (June 5) in Blackheath after a suspected knifepoint robbery.

The Met Police said officers were on late night patrols across south east London around 9pm on Sunday when a patrol car was flagged down by a member of the public near Blackheath Common.

They were alerted to an alleged robbery involving multiple knifes, and four males were quickly identified as suspects.

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Officers chased and caught the four men, who were all then arrested on suspicion of knife point robbery.

Lewisham MPS then used a police dog, PD Stitch, to search the route the suspects had taken.

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Two weapons, both knives, were located and seized following the arrests.