Firearms arrest at Buckingham Palace


Arrest made following firearms incident at Buckingham Palace


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A man has been arrested at Buckingham Palace, London, following a firearms incident.

 

A man has been arrested at Buckingham Palace on suspicion of possessing a firearm.

 

Officers were called to the palace’s visitor entrance just before 13:00 on Sunday.

 

The man, 38, had already been stopped by the Palace Guard.

 

He was arrested on suspicion of possessing a firearm (a Taser) and remains in custody at a central London police station.

 

On its Twitter page, the Metropolitan Police said the incident was not terrorism-related.

 

Buckingham Palace declined to comment.

 

The Queen is currently away from her official resident, taking a summer break at Balmoral Castle in Scotland.

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