Knifeman is tasered and held at gun point outside Parliament
A knifeman was tasered and held at gun point at the gates of Parliament today after a shout of ‘knife, knife, knife’.
Armed police rushed to the Palace of Westminster’s Carriage Gates at around 11.10am. A deployed taser could be seen on the floor at the scene.
A bearded man, wearing black trousers and a grey sweatshirt, was held against the railings of Parliament by a number of armed police.