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Officers remain at the BBC, Portland Place, W1 after they were called to a man threatening to set fire to himself.

Two bags at the location were examined by specialist officers and found to be non-suspicious.

Police were called today, Wednesday, 10 June at 09:11hrs to the BBC, Portland Place, W1 to reports of a man Officers attended and the man has been detained.

A cordon is in place around the front of the building.

Officers are working closely with security.

The building has not been evacuated

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