Olly Murs was inside Simon Cowell’s Sony headquarters when a “knife assault” broke out, in accordance with studies.
The constructing, which homes Simon’s report label Syco, was surrounded by police and paramedics on Friday afternoon after an incident at 11.15am.
The 34 yr previous singer was paying a go to to his report label forward of the discharge of his new album subsequent week when the chaos erupted.
According to the Evening Standard two folks have been believed to have been stabbed after a knifeman entered the music headquarters on Derry Street.
A witness reportedly informed The Sun: “There was a variety of panic and folks have been screaming — then Olly Murs appeared in the midst of all of it.
“He appears to have a knack of being within the fallacious place on the fallacious time, however at the least he didn’t tweet.”
The quote refers to accusations that the X Factor finalist sparked panic final yr when he tweeted that he had heard “gun photographs” on Oxford Street.
Olly was in Selfridges division retailer when he tweeted to warn customers to evacuate the store after saying he had heard gun photographs.
On 24 November Olly posted to his eight.4million Twitter followers: “F**okay everybody get out of Selfridges now, gun photographs! I’m inside.”
Oxford Street was put into lockdown with armed police swarming the world, however the Metropolitan Police service later mentioned there was no proof of gun photographs.
Speaking to The Sun, Olly has opened up on the incident as he mentioned: “Whether they have been taking pictures into the air, or no matter, one thing occurred that day – whether or not it was coated up, I don’t know.”
Even hinting at a cover-up, the The Voice UK mentor added: “It’s all a bit murky.”
A consultant for Olly confirmed to OK! on-line: “Olly Murs was at Sony on the time of the incident at their workplaces on Derry Street. He want to prolong his gratitude to the emergency providers who evacuated him, his crew and the Sony employees rapidly and safely.”
Sony Music added: “Sony Music confirmed there was an incident at Derry Street ensuing within the constructing being evacuated. Two members of the catering crew have been concerned in a violent altercation. The incident is now within the arms of the Metropolitan Police.”