Counter-terrorism police arrest man in Luton

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Counter-terrorism police have arrested a man on suspicion of fundraising and inciting terrorism overseas.

The 35-year-old was detained in Luton, Bedfordshire, and has been taken into custody in London, the Metropolitan Police said.

Officers are now searching three properties - two residential addresses in east London and another property in Luton.

The man was arrested by the Met's Counter Terrorism Command.