Two held in Coventry over ‘Syria terror offences’

Two teenagers from Coventry have been arrested on suspicion of Syria-related terrorism offences, police have said.

The pair, both aged 17, were detained by officers from the West Midlands Counter Terrorism Unit at their home addresses at about 06:00.

They are currently in custody in the West Midlands Police area, the force spokesman said.

The arrests were part of a pre-planned operation and there was no immediate risk to the public, he added.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-32393956

Advertisements

One comment

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s