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UK News London Bridge attack: Shocking video appears to show moment man shot by police

18:22  29 november  2019
18:22  29 november  2019 Source:   uk.finance.yahoo.com

London Bridge terror attack: what we know

  London Bridge terror attack: what we know Police confirm suspect was shot and killed in terror attackDespite reports suggesting that the attacker was wearing explosives, Metropolitan Police assistant commissioner Neil Basu said the device was believed to be a hoax.

A stabbing attack on London Bridge is being treated by police as "terror-related", the Met has said. Footage has emerged on social media showing the apparent suspect appearing to be shot as he Media captionVideo shows the moment before a man was apparently shot by police on London

LONDON — The police opened fire on London Bridge on Friday, according to witnesses, and the Footage posted on social media showed a crowd surrounding a man whom they appeared to be One witness described seeing a man wielding a knife shot by police . The British Transport Police In 2017, London Bridge was the scene of a terrorist attack in which six people were killed when a van

A shocking video appears to show the moment a man was shot by police after several people were injured and London Bridge evacuated in what police are treating as a suspected terror-related incident.

An eyewitness in contact with Yahoo News UK posted a video on social media around 40 minutes after police said they were called to reports of a stabbing at around 2pm in central London. Scotland Yard confirmed one man had been shot by police.

He tweeted: “Please stay away from London Bridge! I just saw a man with a knife being shot in the head by police.”

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  Knife attacker in fake suicide vest killed by police on London Bridge Praise for members of the public who tackled the man before he was shot at point-blank range. Another bystander could be seen carrying a large knife from the scene.The members of the public who intervened have been widely praised, with Mayor of London Sadiq Khan hailing their “breathtaking heroism” and Prime Minister Boris Johnson their “extraordinary bravery”.Eye-witnesses said the suspect appeared to be wearing a suicide vest but Neil Basu, the head of UK counter-terrorism policing, said the vest was a fake.

Video footage has emerged showing police officers shooting a man believed to be a suspect in a stabbing attack on London Bridge . The knifeman’s rampage left several people injured. Footage captured from a passing vehicle and shared on Twitter shows armed police officers surrounding the

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The footage appears to be filmed from a nearby bus, and shows a group of police officers surrounding an individual pinned down on the pavement on a bridge. Passengers can be heard saying they can see a knife, which may have been retrieved by one of the officers.

The officers then moved quickly away from the individual, who tried to sit up.

A loud bang can then be heard as several officers aimed their weapons at the individual, who collapsed suddenly back to the ground and lay motionless.

a person wearing a uniform and holding a gun: An armed police officer outside Borough Market after an incident on London Bridge in central London. An armed police officer outside Borough Market after an incident on London Bridge in central London.

People on the bus can then be heard yelling in shock.

Dozens of officers and ambulance crews flooded the scene, and police said a man had been detained.

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  London Bridge: Police treat stabbing spree as terror-related after multiple people injured A man has been shot by police near London Bridge in an incident which is being responded to "as though it is terror-related", the Metropolitan Police said. © Provided by The Scotsman Footage on social media appeared to show armed officers surround a person on the ground before discharging a weapon, while a bystander appears to remove a large knife from the scene.

FOOTAGE showing the London Bridge attack suspect being pinned down by armed police has emerged on Twitter London Bridge attack : Man pinned down after he is shot by police . "There appeared to be a fight going on on the other side of the bridge , with several men attacking one man ."

Police say a number of people have been stabbed, and a man was shot by officers at the scene. Those who seek to attack us and divide us will never succeed. The London Bridge area remains More video appears to show members of the public tackling a man on London Bridge before police

Part of the area was evacuated and cordoned off, with multiple reports of the sound of gunfire. The London Ambulance Service declared a “major incident” and said it had a number of crews at the scene.

The Metropolitan Police said in a statement: “Police were called at 1:58pm to a stabbing at premises near to London Bridge.

“Emergency services attended, including officers from the Met and the City of London Police.

“A man has been detained by police. We believe a number of people have been injured. Further info to follow.”

Nurse Jackie Benfield, 32, told PA how she asked to be let off a bus on London Bridge after she heard “five or six” gunshots.

Ms Benfield, who was on her way home from work, said she left the bus and “ran like hell” to get away from the scene.

Heroes of London Bridge: 'Breathtaking bravery' of public who ran towards knifeman who stabbed multiple people .
The Mayor of London hailed the 'breathtaking' bravery of members of the public who detained the knifeman who was later shot dead by police The group of people have the man held to the floor despite the fact he was armed with a knife, had stabbed several people and appeared to be wearing an explosive device. Some of those people are said to be seriously hurt and you can follow live updates on the developing story here . The device later turned out to be a hoax, but it's not clear that would have been known by the members of the public who detained him.

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