Watch: Police Taser and arrest man at UK Parliament


A suspect has been taken into custody following an incident inside the grounds of the Houses of Parliament in Westminster today.

Reports suggets that the police used a Taser stun gun to restrain the suspect.

“A man was detained and arrested by Carriage Gates inside the Palace of Westminster on suspicion of trespassing at a protected site,” police said. “A Taser was deployed. Enquiries into the circumstances continue.”

The incident happened near where 52-year-old Khalid Masood stabbed an unarmed police officer to death in March 2017 after killing four people on nearby Westminster Bridge. He was shot dead.