An armed raid on a bank in Ashford, on the western edge of London has reportedly ended peacefully. A man 'in his 30s' has been arrested at the local branch of Barclays after taking a number of hostages. Eleven people were released about an hour ago, some with hands tied behind their backs. BBC news is now reporting that the standoff is over, with no shots fired.
Gunman Takes Hostages In West London Bank Raid
Last Updated 28 June 2010