In London detained 12 people in the terrorist attack

In London detained 12 people in the terrorist attack

LONDON, may 4 — RIA Novosti, Denis Voroshilov. Police detained 12 people on suspicion of involvement in the terrorist attack in London, said Scotland Yard.


“Arrest made during the operation, in Barking in East London,” reads a police statement.

Now the security forces are conducting a search in the house of one of the terrorists.

Scotland Yard did not disclose the personalities of detainees, however, the Agency Reuters with reference to his photographer who is on the site, reports that among the detainees, four women.

“From an apartment house were withdrawn, four women, their faces were closed. They were taken away in two police vans,” the Agency reports.

In the night on Sunday three terrorists staged an attack in the city centre — they first minibus crashed into a crowd on London bridge, then got out of the car at the nearby borough market and with a knife began to attack passers-by. The victims of the attacks were seven people, another 48 were injured. The police neutralized the attackers for eight minutes. British authorities have classified the incident as a terrorist attack.