Four arrested by Counter Terrorism Police at Luton Airport

One woman and three men have been arrested at London Luton Airport on suspicion of being a member of a proscribed organisation by Counter Terrorism Policing officers.

The four people - a 35-year-old woman, a 39-year-old man, a 35-year-old man and a 41-year-old man - are all Sri Lankan nationals, and have been arrested under section 11 of the Terrorism Act, for membership of a proscribed organisation.

Although the arrests were made by the Eastern Region Specialist Operation Unit, the Metropolitan Police’s  is now leading the investigation.


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