Police treating London Bridge attack as ‘terror’ incident

Published on November 30, 2019 by

British police have shot dead a man who had strapped a fake bomb to his body and stabbed several people, including two fatally, in what they said was a “terrorism incident” near the London Bridge area of the capital on Friday.
The attacker went on a rampage just before 2pm (14:00 GMT), targeting people first at Fishmongers’ Hall in the heart of the city’s financial district before he was apprehended on the bridge.
Authorities announced that the attacker was 28-year old Usman Khan, who had been had been convicted of terrorism offences and was released from prison last year.

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