Man charged with ‘carrying axe’ near Buckingham Palace

Man charged with ‘carrying axe’ near Buckingham Palace

The Guardian

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Vladyslav Dryhval, 46, was arrested on Tuesday after being seen by a member of the public

A man has been charged after allegedly wielding an axe near Buckingham Palace.

Private security guards working on the Mall were alerted by a member of the public to a man apparently carrying an axe at about 6.30pm on Tuesday. They challenged and detained the man, who was then arrested by armed Metropolitan police officers on patrol nearby.

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