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Police in Luton trying to trace missing man

Matthew Toyer, 46, has gone missing and was last seen at around 5.15pm on Sunday 30 December 2018. Credit: Bedfordshire Police

Police in Luton are searching for a man who has been missing since Sunday evening.

Matthew Toyer, 46, was last seen in Pennine Avenue at around 5.15pm on Sunday 30 December 2018.

Police officers are concerned for Mr Toyer's welfare and are appealing for public help in locating him.

He is described as 6’2”, medium build with dark hair. He was last seen wearing black jogging bottoms, a blue jumper and grey slippers.

  • Mr Toyer was later found safe and well

Counter terror police arrest man at Luton Airport

The arrests were made by the Met's counter terror unit Credit: The Metropolitan Police

A man has been arrested at Luton Airport on suspicion of preparing terrorist acts, Scotland Yard said.

The man was arrested at around 8:30pm last night (Thursday, 27 December) by members of the Met’s Counter Terrorism Command.

The 32-year-old man was detained after he arrived at Luton Airport on an inbound flight.

He was arrested on suspicion of preparation of terrorist acts, contrary to Section 5 Terrorism Act 2006 and has been detained under PACE.

He was taken to a police station in the Bedfordshire area where he remains in custody, he'll be interviewed by counter terror officers. They've described the arrest as Syria-related and not related to any offences at the airport. Enquiries continue.


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