UK police confirm that man is shot dead in terrorism incident at London Bridge
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British police shot dead a man on London Bridge on Friday in a terrorism incident, the UK’s top counter-terrorism officer said.
British police are treating the stabbing incident on London Bridge, in which at least one person was reportedly killed, as “terror-related.” This is being done as a precaution, police say, while the full circumstances are unclear.
Police have confirmed that they shot a man while responding to a stabbing on London Bridge earlier on Friday. The first videos of the incident to appear online showed officers pulling a member of the public off a man on the ground, before shooting the apparent suspect.