A man was detained late yesterday afternoon, following a disturbance at Boots Chemist, Central Road, Worcester Park. 

The police were called following members of the public reporting that a man was shouting and showing displays of aggression.  He was arrested on suspicion of criminal damage, disturbance to the public and threats to kill.

In an attempt to detain the man, an off-duty Metropolitan police officer was injured and she received medical attention at the scene.  The man was held in police custody.