'Terrorist-related' stabbing incident in London leaves 2 injured

'Terrorist-related' stabbing incident in London leaves 2 injured originally appeared on abcnews.go.com

London Police said a man has been shot and killed by armed officers after an alleged stabbing incident that has been declared "terrorist-related."

PHOTO: The Metropolitan Police said a man was shot by armed officers after people were stabbed in Streatham, London, Feb. 2, 2020. (Dan Smith via Storyful)

PHOTO: The Metropolitan Police said a man was shot by armed officers after people were stabbed in Streatham, London, Feb. 2, 2020. (Dan Smith via Storyful)

PHOTO: The Metropolitan Police said a man was shot by armed officers after people were stabbed in Streatham, London, Feb. 2, 2020. (Dan Smith via Storyful)

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there were two people injured, but they did not immediately have information on their conditions.

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The incident happened around 2 p.m. local time and the scene was fully contained by 4 p.m., according to the police.

PHOTO: The Metropolitan Police said a man was shot by armed officers after people were stabbed in Streatham, London, Feb. 2, 2020. (Dan Smith via Storyful)

PHOTO: The Metropolitan Police said a man was shot by armed officers after people were stabbed in Streatham, London, Feb. 2, 2020. (Dan Smith via Storyful)

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PHOTO: The Metropolitan Police said a man was shot by armed officers after people were stabbed in Streatham, London, Feb. 2, 2020. (Dan Smith via Storyful)

London Mayor Sadiq Khan also said the incident is being treated as "terrorism-related" and said he was in contact with the Metropolitan Police commissioner and other personnel.

"Terrorists seek to divide us and to destroy our way of life here in London we will never let them succeed," he said in a statement.

This is a developing story. Please check back for updates.

ABC News' Christine Theodorou contributed to this report.

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