A man has been arrested and buildings have been evacuated following a ‘security incident’ outside the ASIO headquarters in Canberra.
The public was urged to avoid the area which has since been blocked off by police on Wednesday afternoon.
‘ACT Policing is currently responding to an incident at a building on Constitution Ave,’ a police spokesman said.
A man has been arrested and buildings have been evacuated following an ‘incident’ at the ASIO headquarters (pictured) in Canberra
‘The road has been closed between Anzac Parade and Russell Offices.
‘A man is in custody, although some nearby buildings have been evacuated as a precaution, there is no threat to the wider community.’
ACT Ambulance Service vehicles also attended the scene, while police ordered bystanders to come inside from balconies.
More to come.