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Terrorism arrest after Loughborough police raids

  • 1 March 2013
  • From the section England

A 17-year-old boy from Leicestershire has been charged with offences under the Terrorism Act.

Counter terrorism officers from Greater Manchester Police, alongside officers from Leicestershire, arrested the boy in Loughborough on Thursday.

He faces four terror-related offences including possessing an article and a document likely to be useful in an act of terrorism.

The teenager is due to appear at the Old Bailey on 8 March.

Two other teenagers arrested on Monday under the Terrorism Act have been bailed while inquiries continue.

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