Teenager, 17, arrested in East London by terrorism police

The teenager was arrested at an address in East London this morning. Pic: MPS

The teenager was arrested at an address in East London this morning. Pic: MPS - Credit: Archant

A teenager has been arrested by terrorism officers at an address in east London this morning.

The 17-year-old is being held on suspicion of dissemination of terrorist material following his arrest at around 7.20am.

He is in custody at a police in south London under the Police and Criminal Evidence Act (PACE).

He has been held following the arrest a 43-year-old man at an address in east London on October 11.

The man, who was also detained under PACE, was arrested on suspicion of dissemination of terrorist material.


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He has been bailed to return to a police station in early November.

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