Four arrested after chocolate cake smeared on King Charles' waxwork

The incident occurred around 10.50am on Monday at Madame Tussauds in London.

Four arrested after chocolate cake thrown at King Charles wax statue at Madame Tussaud’s in London

Four people have been arrested after chocolate cake was smeared on a waxwork of King Charles III at Madame Tussauds in London.

The incident occurred shortly before 11am on Monday, when Just Stop Oil activists allegedly threw food at the wax model.

The group is calling for the UK Government to halt all new oil and gas licences and consents.

The Metropolitan Police confirmed four people have been arrested in connection with the incident, including a 20-year-old woman from Glasgow. 

The Met said: “We responded quickly to an incident at Madame Tussauds after two people threw food at a statue at approximately 10.50am.

“Four people have been arrested for criminal damage related to this incident.”