London Bridge terror attack: Suspect wearing hoax explosives shot dead by police


The Met Police has confirmed the alleged attacker who was shot on London Bridge has died.

They added the suspect was wearing a hoax explosive device.

The police have also confirmed the alleged attack was a terrorist incident.

The attacker was a convicted terrorist and was attending a Cambridge University conference on prisoner rehabilitation, according to The Times

The report said the man had threatened to blow up Fishmongers’ Hall – where the conference was held and the attack began – before proceeding to stab the victims.

It went to quote unnamed Whitehall sources as saying he had been released from prison a year ago after serving time for a “terrorism-related offence”, and had agreed to wear an electronic tag.

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Source: Sky News