Climber scales The Shard in London and reaches the top of the 1,000ft skyscraper as police make three arrests
- A man was spotted climbing the UK’s tallest building this morning
- The renegade climber was spotted climbing The Shard in London around 6am
- Two men were arrested on suspicion of causing a public nuisance
- A 21-year-old man was also arrested on suspicion of trespassing
A man has been spotted climbing Britain’s tallest building, The Shard London this morning.
The renegade climber was spotted around 6am climbing the massive 1,016-foot skyscraper.
Emergency services were called to the scene at 5.48am this morning following reports of a climber on The Shard.
That metropolitan policeLondon Fire Brigade and London Ambulance all rushed to the scene to bring the person down.
The area around The Shard’s base has been cordoned off and rail passengers at nearby London Bridge station have been diverted to other exits.
Police said three arrests had been made. This includes the arrest of a 21-year-old man on suspicion of trespassing.
Two other men were arrested on suspicion of causing a public nuisance.