Man near UK parliament gets arrested by armed officers of Scotland Yard

Updated On : 27 Apr , 2017 , 10:49 PM
Armed officers of Scotland Yard
Armed officers of Scotland Yard
London:

A man near the  was arrested by armed officers of Scotland Yard on Thursday after what has been described as a "knife incident". 

Whitehall, the political heart of which houses the Downing Street and other buildings culminating in Square, and Street have been closed to traffic as Metropolitan Police continue its investigation.

There are unconfirmed reports of a number of knives having been found at the site of the arrest.

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First Published : Thursday, April 27, 2017 10:39 PM
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