Westminster car crash: Man charged with attempted murder

Latest news

    Houses of ParliamentImage copyright PA
    Image caption Salih Khater is charged with two counts of attempted murder

    A man has been charged with two counts of attempted murder after a car crashed outside the Houses of Parliament.

    Salih Khater, 29, from Birmingham, is alleged to have swerved his car into cyclists and pedestrians shortly after 07:30 BST on 14 August.

    The case is being treated as terrorism, a spokesperson for the Met Police added.

    Khater will appear in custody at Westminster Magistrates’ Court on Monday 20 August.

    View the original article: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-45236971


    In the same category are

    Universities warned over potentially misleading claims Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The consumer watchdog says universities need to make sure marketing information is reliable Universitie...
    Imprisoned suffragette letter discovered Image copyright LSE Library Image caption Annie Kenney (left), holding the placard with Christabel Pankhurst, wrote after becoming the first jailed...
    Mission implausible: Russians mock improbable spy duo Media playback is unsupported on your device Media caption"Our friends had been suggesting for a long time that we visit this wonderful town"The sto...
    Reality Check: Holyhead’s Brexit dilemma Image copyright Getty Images The locals call it the Holyhead hum: it's the sound of refrigeration units attached to lorry trailers waiting, 24 hours...
    Ghetts: I used to feel rage 24/7 but now I’m happy Image copyright Getty Images Ghetts is darting around, high energy, responding to every request from the many people in this east London venue who r...
    Brexit and love across the Irish border He's in the UK, she's in the EU. What happens when your relationship is affected by Brexit?Jamie McCartney lives in south Armagh, Northern Ireland, an...

    Leave a comment

    Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

    This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.