The BBC headquarters are under lock down after a man reportedly tried to douse himself in petrol and threaten to set himself alight.
The man was said to be shouting slogans before dousing himself in petrol and pulling out a lighter.
Security were quick to tackle him to the ground before Police came into arrest him.
— Emilia Papadopoulos (@emiliapaps) June 10, 2015
Emilia Papadopoulos an eyewitness said:
“Man poured petrol over himself around 9:15am and was shouting slogans. Fire brigade dealing with petrol spill. No fire though. “