Surrey Vs. Middlesex: Oval Stadium Evacuated After ‘Metallic Tipped’ Arrow Fired Onto Field

Nobody was hurt, but the game at the Oval ground between Surrey and Middlesex was abandoned as police evacuated the stadium.
London (CNN) A “metal tipped” arrow was fired onto the field of play during a professional English cricket game in London, British police said Thursday.
“Police were made aware on Thursday, 31 August of reports that an arrow or crossbow bolt had been loosed into the Oval Cricket ground,” said a Metropolitan Police statement.
Players have left the field after a crossbow bolt landed on the square….. — Middlesex Cricket (@Middlesex_CCC) August 31, 2017A picture on Middlesex’s Twitter feed showed one of the match officials holding the arrow.
“At this early stage it is believed that the object came from outside of the ground.

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