According to Sky News, a man wielding a knife started attacking people on London Bridge. Armed police immediately arrived at the scene and shot him. Metropolitan Police informed on Twitter, that the incident is terror-related and the man has been detained by Police. It has been confirmed that the attacker has been fatally shot.
Police were called at 1:58pm to a stabbing at premises near to London Bridge.
Emergency services attended, including officers from the Met and @CityPolice.
A man has been detained by police. We believe a number of people have been injured. Further info to follow.
— Metropolitan Police (@metpoliceuk) November 29, 2019
A video surfacing on the internet, which depicts the situation from the bridge, showed the moment the attacker was apprehended by the Police and shot. Warning: drastic scenes.
— Hand Luggage Only (@HLOBlog) November 29, 2019
London Bridge is sealed off from the public and London Bridge Tube station is now closed and the trains are not stopping there, according to the British Transport Police.
This story may be updated.
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