Police kill offender steekincident of London, talks of terrorism

In the Uk the police have the London Bridge in the English capital Friday afternoon, closed because of a stabbing. Here, several people were injured including some seriously injured, says the mayor Sadiq Khan. The police, the offender shot and killed, and speaking of the action of a terrorist motive.

The police have reported on Twitter that they were called to a stabbing on a London Bridge. This would have to be a man who is. The police on the spot, and shots fired. The offender is to be touched, and then he was on the spot, and he died.

At a press conference to announce the assistant commissioner of police, Neil Basu, that the offender is likely to nepexplosief on his body and clothes.

The area surrounding the bridge has been closed and emergency services are abundant. The next time the police will have more patrols through the city, says Basu. The British government is at 22: 30 hours, central european time, a crisisberaad.

Initially, it was investigated whether the stabbing was related to terrorism, but also during the press conference, it was reported Basu the incident as a terrorist act has been identified. However, the police have to be open to other scenarios. The police are going to assume that there is only one actor.


British police kill man with knife in London

Prime minister Johnson to be mayor and One to respond to the incident

In response, said that the British prime minister, Boris Johnson, and the situation is closely followed, and he thanks the police department and the emergency services for their quick response.

Sadiq Khan, the mayor of London expressed it in a response to his sympathy for the victims and their relatives.

“We have to, we will resolutely continue to stand strong and united to continue to be so if the terrorism takes place. They want us to attack and to divide, will never win it,” said Khan. Speak to the mayor to express its appreciation to the people who have surgery, and the perpetrator is on the ground in china, which according to him, the images to be seen.

In 2017 came to a stop at the London Bridge, eight people were killed, while 48 others injured.


  • Each and every morning to know what is at night you have missed it? Around midday an update on the most important piece of news? Subscribe to our daily newsletter.

Follow us

Don't be shy, get in touch. We love meeting interesting people and making new friends.

Most popular