A man has been shot and killed by police in London in what seems like a terror attack take-down, several media outlets have reported.
Police shot to death one man who was wearing a fake bomb jacket after a stabbing attack that left three people injured in south London. The police have described the scene as a “terrorism-related incident.”
According to a report by Aljazeera, the London ambulance service had reported that three people have been taken to the hospital after the Sunday 2nd of February attack left them with injuries.
The incident took place at Streatham, a residential district on the south part of River Thames.
According to police, one of the injured victims was in a life-threatening condition.
The attacker was a convict that had been released from jail after serving time for terrorism-related crimes.
The Prime Minister Boris Johnson thanked the first responders for their services and declared that there would be further plans for “fundamental changes to the system for dealing with those convicted of terrorism offenses” tomorrow.
The video below shows the moment police took down the attacker in Streatham, south London on Sunday.
The incident has been declared a terrorist incident and there are reports of several injured victims as a result of the incident.
The incident was said to have taken place at around 2:00 pm London time (or 3:00 pm Nigerian time) on Sunday 2nd February 2020.