|Riot Police Break Up Illegal Rave in Centre of Putney|
Massive operation to tackle unlicensed music event on Montserrat Road
A major police operation took place in Putney on Saturday night (19 December) to break up a rave in the former Marks and Spencer building.
Scores of officers with shields and helmet were seen assembling on Monserrat Road at around 10.30pm and entering the building.
A police helicopter was also flying above the High Street during the operation and Montserrat Road was blocked off for the duration.
The police say a large group of people at an unlicensed music event were safely dispersed.
Following the incident a Section 35 dispersal order was issued for the Putney area.
December 21, 2020