The Shard

July 11, 2013 16:11 ET

The Shard: Updated Statement

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM--(Marketwired - July 11, 2013) - "The Shard Emergency Response Team, the Metropolitan Police, and the London Ambulance Service successfully assisted the protestors into the safety of the building.

"The London Ambulance Service administered first aid. All six of the protestors were subsequently arrested by the Metropolitan Police and escorted off site.

"Throughout today we have been in regular contact with Greenpeace to ensure they were fully aware of the dangers of their actions to themselves and members of the public. This matter is now being handled by the Met police.

"The Shard Emergency Response Team thanks the Met Police, London Ambulance Service, London Fire Brigade and all of The Shard teams for their support and vigilance throughout today."

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