An Australian SWAT team took down a man who allegedly threatened to blow up a government building.

Video shows a man barricaded inside of a parked car in front of New South Wales Parliament in Sydney. The SWAT team tried to negotiate with him, but when he broke down, they unleashed tear gas on him and took him into custody.


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Police say the man tried to use a lighter and flammable liquid to set himself on fire.

Parliament was on lockdown for about two hours.