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South Yorkshire man, 18, pleads not guilty to terror offence

The man was arrested in Mexborough yesterday. Credit: PA

An 18-year-old man from South Yorkshire has pleaded not guilty to possessing a document likely to be useful to a person committing terrorism.

Jack Coulson, from Mexborough, appeared at Westminster Magistrates' Court via video link from Leeds Magistrates' Court earlier today.

It is alleged that between January 3 and January 20 this year, he possessed a document called The Big Book Of Mischief.

The court heard the document contained information of a kind likely to be useful to a person looking to commit an act of terrorism.

Coulson, who was arrested on Tuesday, was remanded in custody to appear at the Old Bailey on March 1.