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Newham woman arrested on suspicion of funding terrorism

PUBLISHED: 12:11 03 August 2016 | UPDATED: 12:11 03 August 2016

The woman, 30, was released on bail    Picture: PA/Joe Giddens

The woman, 30, was released on bail Picture: PA/Joe Giddens

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A woman suspected of funding terrorism has been arrested.

Counter Terrorism Command officers searched the 30-year-old woman’s Newham address yesterday morning at 7am.

She was taken from her E16 home in custody to a South London police station, but has been released on police bail until mid-September pending further enquiries.

Police suspect her of breaching Section 15(3) of the Terrorism Act 2000.


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