Cardiff teenager charged with terror offences

A teenager from Cardiff has been charged with terror offences, South Wales Police said.

The 19-year-old was arrested on suspicion of terror offences last week. Credit: PA Wire

The 19-year-old has been charged with assisting with the preparation of an act of terror and with offences relating to the support of banned organisations.

He was arrested last week by the North East Counter Terrorism Unit and the Wales Extremism Counter Terror Unit.

He has been remanded in custody to appear at Westminster Magistrates' Court.