UK police near parliament detain man on suspicion of having a knife

June 16, 2017 13:44
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LONDON- British armed police detained a man on suspicion of having a knife near parliament on Friday, police said.

"The man - aged in his 30s - was arrested," police said.

A Reuters reporter at the scene saw several police vehicles near one of the Westminster parliament's gates which were closed. The reporter said traffic was flowing normally near parliament.

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