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Man arrested on suspicion of terrorism offences

News   •   Oct 04, 2019 12:46 BST

A man who was arrested in east London on suspicion of terrorism offences has been released on bail. 

The man, who is in his 30s, was arrested on Wednesday, 2 October on suspicion of collection of information of a kind likely to be useful to a person committing or preparing an act of terrorism under section 58 of the Terrorist Act.

He was detained under PACE and taken to a south London police station; he was subsequently released on bail to a date in late October. 

Officers from the Met’s Counter Terrorism Command are investigating and carried out a search at an address in east London as part of the investigation. 

Enquiries continue.