Officials arrest a man with a knife at Buckingham Palace.

A man with a knife at Buckingham Palace has been arrested, according to Scotland Yard.

He was booked on suspicion of trespassing on a protected site and possessing an offensive weapon and was taken to a London police station.

According to officials at Buckingham Palace, the Queen was not at home at the time.

The police said in a statement that the knife was found after the man was searched, adding that no-one was injured during the incident.

The incident comes in the wake of several recent security breaches at the Palace.


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