6 people harmed including a police officer

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A male suspect has been shot dead after armed police reacted to an occurrence accepted to include various stabbings in Glasgow, Scotland, Friday.

There are no details as of now, yet specialists are stating the circumstance is contained and isn't being treated as a demonstration of terrorism.

Assistant Chief Constable Steve Johnson said the occurrence was continuous, yet there was no danger to the more extensive open after West George Street, a shopping region where the episode occurred, was closed down.

"I would like to reassure the public that this is a contained incident and that the wider public is not at risk," he said in a statement. "Armed police officers attended the incident and I can confirm that a male suspect was shot by an armed officer."

Six others, including a cop, were harmed, and are being treated in a clinic, he said. The cop is in a "stable but critical" condition.

A rescue vehicle nearness slipped on Glasgow City Center on Friday evening, neighborhood time, in light of reports of numerous stabbings.

The prime minister of the U.K., Boris Johnson, said he was "profoundly disheartened" by the "horrendous" episode. Sir Keir Starmer, the pioneer of the resistance Labor Party, said the reports were "very concerning."