Police called to 'incident' inside Houses of Parliament

Police are "investigating an incident" in the Houses of Parliament.

Tuesday, 13th February 2018, 12:41 pm
Updated Tuesday, 13th February 2018, 12:45 pm
Steve Parsons/PA Wire

A House of Commons spokesman said the investigation was ongoing but the building was not in lockdown, nor were any security alerts displayed on the annunciators around the Palace of Westminster.

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No extra officers were visible at the main entrance at Carriage Gates.

A Commons spokesman said: "The police are currently investigating an incident on the Parliamentary Estate.

"While their investigation is ongoing, any questions should be directed to the Metropolitan Police press office."