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Man arrested on suspicion of preparing acts of terrorism.

News   •   Apr 20, 2017 18:32 BST

A man has been arrested on suspicion of preparing acts of terrorism.

Officers from the Met Counter Terrorism Command [SO15] arrested the 20-year-old man at an address in west London this morning, Thursday 20 April.

He was arrested on suspicion of preparing for acts of terror contrary to section 5 of the Terrorism Act 2006.

Police officers arrested the man under the Police and Criminal Evidence Act (PACE) in west London at approximately 06:50 hrs.

He is currently in custody at a central London police station and officers are searching a residential address in west London.

Enquiries continue.