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UPDATED: Woman arrested by Counter Terrorism officers

News   •   Feb 12, 2020 23:15 GMT

A woman has been arrested at Heathrow Airport on suspicion of terrorism offences.

Officers from the Met’s Counter Terrorism Command arrested the 25-year-old woman at 22:30hrs after she arrived on an inbound flight on Wednesday, 12 February.

She was arrested on suspicion of membership of a proscribed organisation, under Section 11 of the Terrorism Act 2000.

She was arrested under PACE legislation. She was subsrquently released on bail to a date in mid-March.

Enquiries remain ongoing.