Westminster knife incident: Man charged with assault and possession

Police arrest man Image copyright Rob Crook

A man has been charged with possessing a weapon and assaulting a police officer outside Parliament last Friday.

Eniola Mustafa Aminu, 27, appeared at Westminster Magistrates' Court after a mental health assessment.

It comes after a man was Tasered outside the Carriage Gates at Westminster on Friday morning.

Security at Westminster has been increased since March's Westminster Bridge attacks, in which five people were killed.

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