A suspect was arrested outside Buckingham Palace. According to local media reports, they made progress and detonated the safe in a bag belonging to the subject. The palace area was closed to the public for the time being. This while the final details are being put in place before the coronation of Carlos III.
“Metropolitan police officers arrested a man promptly at around 7pm (local time) on Tuesday 2 May, after he approached the gates of Buckingham Palace and threw a number of items, suspected to be rifle cartridges, onto the grounds are in the Palace”, indicated. local media and specified: “The man was arrested on suspicion of possession of an offensive weapon.”
An operation was deployed at the scene where they found a bag belonging to the man. Therefore, a team of specialists -after an evaluation- made a controlled explosion of the object.
At the time of the incident, King Charles III and Queen Camilla were not at Buckingham Palace.