A major road has been cordoned off by police after an incident in Sutton.

Officers are currently attempting to engage with a man inside an address in Throwley Way who threatened to self-harm.

Police cordons are currently in place as the incident is being dealt with.

A spokesperson for Sutton MPS (@MPSSutton) said on X (formally known as Twitter) it advises people to avoid the area.

We have contacted the Metropolitan Police and London Ambulance Service for further information.

If you need someone to talk to, Samaritans are available to contact any time day or night on 116 123.