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UPDATE: Man arrested on suspicion of terrorism offence now bailed

News   •   Feb 17, 2017 21:36 GMT

Counter Terrorism Command detectives arrested a man following his arrival at London Heathrow Airport on Thursday afternoon, 16 February.

The 36-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of preparation of terrorist acts (contrary section 5, Terrorism Act 2006). He was taken into custody, under the Police and Criminal Evidence Act (PACE), at a west London police station.

He has since been bailed to return to a west London police station on a date in mid May.

Enquiries continue.