Police were called at 13:58hrs on Friday, 29 November, to a stabbing at premises near to London Bridge, EC1.
Police said in a statement:
‘Emergency services attended, including officers from the Met and City of London Police.
‘A number of people have been stabbed. We will provide further details of those injured when possible.
‘A man has been shot by police at the location and died at the scene.
‘At this early stage, the circumstances relating to the incident remain unclear. However, as a precaution, we are currently responding to this incident as though it is terrorist-related.
‘Met Police have confirmed the male suspect had a hoax explosive device on his person before being shot and killed.’