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UPDATE: Man arrested on suspicion of terrorism offence in Norwich

News   •   Jan 18, 2018 18:05 GMT

A man, who was arrested in Norwich as part of an investigation into suspected funding of terrorism, has been released on bail.

The 40-year-old man was arrested on Wednesday, 17 January at an address in Norwich on suspicion of entering a terrorist funding arrangement, contrary to section 17 of the Terrorism Act 2000. 

He was detained under PACE and taken to a south London police station, where he was subsequently released on police bail until a date in mid-February.

As part of the investigation, which is being led by the Met's Counter Terrorism Command, and supported by the Eastern Region Special Operations Unit and Counter Terror Policing (ERSOU & CTP), officers also carried out searches at three addresses in the Norwich area.

Enquiries continue.