Premier League football ground the scene of unlikely gun crime.
A woman has reportedly been shot and killed outside of Arsenal’s Emirates football stadium in the early hours of Saturday morning, according to the Metro.
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Scotland yard confirmed a 38-year-old man was arrested after responding to a firearms incident near the Emirates stadium in north London.
Paramedics were alerted to the woman’s presence and subsequent injury, but desire their best efforts were unable to save her and she passed away at the scene.
A Metropolitan Police spokesman said: “At this early stage it is believed the arrested man and the woman are known to each other.”
The incident is believed to have taken place just a few hours before the club’s encounter with Premier League strugglers Burnley.
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