Man bailed after Gatwick arrest over terror training claims

A 21-year-old man who was arrested at Gatwick Airport today on suspicion of training for terrorism overseas has been bailed. He was taken into custody at a north London police station where he has since been bailed to return to March 7.

Man bailed after arrest over terror training claims

A 21-year-old man who was arrested at Gatwick Airport today on suspicion of training for terrorism overseas has been bailed.

London's Metropolitan Police said in a statement:

The 21-year-old man was arrested by officers from the Metropolitan Police’s Counter Terrorism Command (SO15) after disembarking a flight from Istanbul, Turkey at around 14:00hrs on suspicion of an offence contrary to Section 6 of the Terrorism Act 2006.

He was taken into custody at a north London police station where he has since been bailed to return to tomorrow, 7 March.

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