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Man arrested for terror offence

News   •   Jul 25, 2019 12:09 BST

Man arrested for terrorism offence.

Detectives from the Met Police Counter Terrorism Command have arrested an 18-year-old man from north-east London on suspicion of possession of a document containing information useful to terrorism, contrary to section 58(1)(b) of the Terrorism Act 2000.

The man was arrested at approximately 08.05hrs on Thursday, 25 July and is held under the Police and Criminal Evidence Act at a south-London police station.

A police search is ongoing at an address in north-east London.

Enquiries continue.