London police deployed Friday afternoon on London Bridge following reports of gunfire, media reports said.
Several shots were heard this afternoon on the London Bridge. According to Sky News, the police who arrived there shot dead a man.
A video shot by a witness and posted on Twitter shows police officers pointing their weapons at someone who is on the ground.
Andy Hughes, who collaborates with Sky News, informs on his Twitter account that the man shot is "suspected of terrorist attack".
He also states, referring to the police, that information about an explosion that sounded near the bridge is false.
According to Sky News, at least five people were stabbed by the man in question.
"An assailant, armed with a knife, started attacking people and armed police were deployed. We believe that this alleged assailant was shot down, "said another Sky News correspondent.
We are currently dealing with an incident at London Bridge. Please stand by for updates.
– MPS Events (@MetPoliceEvents) 29 ноября 2019 г.
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