Police to continue Chesterfield 'terror' search for a second day

Police will continue to search scenes in Burngreave and Chesterfield for a second day on Wednesday, after four men from South Yorkshire and Derbyshire were arrested on suspicion of terrorism offences.

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Terror police searching Sheffield community centre

Police outside the community centre Credit: ITV News

Police are continuing to search scenes in Burngreave and Chesterfield for a second day, after four men from South Yorkshire and Derbyshire were arrested on suspicion of terrorism offences.

Officers are searching the yard and outside area of the Fatima Community Centre in Burngreave.

They have been using a drone to take aerial videos of the site.

Police searching bins outside the centre Credit: ITV News
Police are using drones Credit: ITV News
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Police to continue Chesterfield 'terror' search for a second day

Armed police have swooped on a number of properties in Derbyshire and Yorkshire as part of an operation to foil a Credit: ITV News

Police will continue to search scenes in Burngreave and Chesterfield for a second day on Wednesday, after four men from South Yorkshire and Derbyshire were arrested on suspicion of terrorism offences.

The North East Counter Terrorism Unit say searches have been "stood down for the evening".

"Searches at the scenes in Burngreave and Chesterfield will resume in the morning. The remaining scenes have now closed."

The four men remain in custody at this time.

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