Terrorism officers search address in east London after arrest of man who arrived from Turkey

The man was arrested at Heathrow Airport.

The man was arrested at Heathrow Airport. - Credit: MPS

An address in east London is being searched after terrorism officers arrested a man as he returned from Turkey this evening.

The 30-year-old is being held on suspicion for preparing for terrorist acts and terrorist training after he was detained at Heathrow Airport after arriving from Istanbul.

He is being questioned ay a police in south London he is detained under the Police and Criminal Evidence (PACE).

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