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.

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.

Armed police officers have set up a large cordon around the Queen’s residence in central London, with witnesses saying the area was in “lockdown”.

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.

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