A south London street party has triggered panic and violence leaving twenty-two police officers injured, with two needing hospital treatment.

Evening Standard reports that Scotland Yard said officers were confronted by a “hostile” crowd as they tried to break up a “block party” on Cecilia Road, Brixton, on Wednesday night

While in search to know the truth about the incident, footage of the chaotic scene shows men jumping on a police car and smashing in the windows as officers flee.

The truth from the report of the police revealed that the (the police) had tagged a music event which started in the afternoon and ran into the early hours of the morning, ”unlicensed.”

Four people are already in police custody. They have been arrested for assault and public order offences.

The violent aspect of the incident was practically seen when shocking images circulating on social media show officers being chased by men brandishing improvised weapons.