Birmingham terror suspect arrested and address searched

Police have arrested a man and have been searching a property as part of a counter terrorism operation.

The 34-year-old was detained at an address in Birmingham on Wednesday.

He is being questioned on suspicion of "the commission, preparation and instigation of acts of terrorism under Section 41 of the Terrorism Act 2000".

West Midlands Police said the arrest was planned, intelligence-led and there was no threat to the public's safety.

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