BREAKING: Man with SWORD Attacks London Police Outside Buckingham Palace (VIDEO)
An attack on police outside Buckingham Palace was carried out by a man wielding a sword.
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Mirror UK reports:
A man has been arrested after he allegedly attacked police with a sword outside Buckingham Palace.
Two police officers suffered minor injuries as they detained the man.
A witness claimed on Twitter that the attacker was armed with a sword. Other witnesses said it may have been a machete.
The attack occurred while the Queen was at Balmoral Castle, her residence in Scotland.
A Met Police spokesman said on Twitter: “Officers are on scene at the Mall o/s Buckingham Palace. A man has been arrested on suspicion of GBH and assault on police.