Police shoot knifeman in Belgium just minutes after London terror attack

Police in Belgium have shot a man who reportedly stabbed two people.

This attack comes just minutes after police in London shot a man dead after several people were stabbed in Streatham.

According to Belgian newspaper HLN, the suspect was injured by officers in Ghent, a major city in northwest Belgium.

The Ghent suspect has been pictured pinned to the ground by police on the busy road as witnesses watch from behind a cordon.

The Metropolitan Police said the London shooting occurred at around 2pm on Streatham High Road on Sunday.

The force believes there are also ‘two injured victims’ from the incident and are awaiting updates on their condition.

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