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A block of flats in London has been evacuated with police swooping on the scene, according to witnesses.
A woman, Shanelle, who shot footage in the area, said the whole block of flats was woken by police.
It was also evacuated, she said.
Shanelle tweeted: "A block-wide evacuation has just taken place in Hackney on Dalston Lane.
"The whole block was awoken by police banging at 2:15 this morning."
She added police were responding to an "incident".
Jambuster, a service for motorists needing traffic information, also confirmed the area had been closed off.
A tweet read: "(A104) Dalston Lane (Both Directions) at the junction of Pembury Road. Road closed in both directions due to an incident.
"Use other route. No reported delays."
Daily Star Online has approached Met Police for further information.
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