Shard daredevil disrupts major London train station as he scales 1,000ft skyscraper

Fearless free climber Adam Lockwood takes a selfie after scaling the Shard.

The daredevil, 21, is believed to have successfully climbed the 1,016ft skyscraper – the highest building in Britain – just after 5am on September 4.

He is thought to be one of at least two people who made the ascent, before being arrested once back on the ground.

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The area was also cordoned off to rail passengers due to The Shard being close to London Bridge Station.

Adam, from Manchester, shared a snap of his latest conquest, showing him standing topless and wearing no shoes high above London’s skyline.

He is wearing a headcam in the image and is believed to have captured the climb on camera in nail-biting footage.

Police have confirmed that a 21-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of trespass, while two other men are being held on suspicion of causing a public nuisance.

A Met Police spokesperson said: “Police were called at 5.38am on September 4 following reports of a climber on the Shard.

“Officers, London Ambulance Service and London Fire Brigade all attended.

“A number of cordons were in place while emergency services responded to the incident.”

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