Crumpsall man held on terror offences

A man is being held in Manchester on suspicion of terrorism offences.

Police said officers from the North West counter terrorism unit searched an address on Peakdale Avenue, Crumpsall, Manchester on Friday.

The suspect, 26, was arrested the following day on suspicion of offences under the Terrorism Act.

Police would not comment on the nature of the alleged offence but said it believed it caused "no threat" to the community.

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