BREAKING: Armed police hold man at gunpoint outside Parliament

Parliament has been put on lockdown this morning after armed police detained a man at gunpoint.

By The Newsroom
Friday, 16th June 2017, 3:33 pm
Updated Wednesday, 21st June 2017, 3:19 pm
Police have arrested a man outside Parliament
Police have arrested a man outside Parliament

Pictures on social media show several armed police guarding a man wearing a hooded top.

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It is believe the man may have been in possession of a knife.

Police have arrested a man outside Parliament
Police have arrested a man outside Parliament