A DAREDEVIL has been arrested after trying to climb 1,017ft up the Shard.
The man was grabbed by cops as he tried to scale the glass tower in central London this morning.
3 The daredevil was caught scaling the Shard this morning
Incredible footage showed the climber working his way to the top of Europe’s tallest building at 5.15am.
A Met Police spokesman said: “Officers were called following reports of a ‘free-climber’ on the Shard.
“Emergency services attended and the man went inside the building where he was spoken to by officers. He was not arrested.”
A witness tweeted: “One person climbing up the outside of the Shard in central London. Two police cars, two ambulances and a drone on the scene.”
3 The man was safely removed by cops and is being quizzed over the stunt
3 The Shard, designed by Renzo Piano, is meant to resemble a glass sculpture rising from the River ThamesCredit: Getty
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