Birmingham Man Arrested at Manchester Airport on Suspicion of Terror Offences
April 16, 2016, 1:00 pm
Officers from West Midlands Counter Terrorism Unit have today (Saturday 16 April) arrested a man from Birmingham at Manchester airport for Syria-related terrorism offences.
The man â€“ aged 18 â€“ was detained after arriving in the UK this morning.
Todayâ€™s arrest follows the arrest of a man and a woman on 4 April. The pair, a 24-year-old man and a 20-year-old woman, both from Birmingham, are currently on police bail.
There was no risk to any passengers at Manchester Airport or to the wider public in relation to these arrests.
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These arrests and this investigation is not connected to the terrorism arrests of five people from Birmingham in the last 48 hours.
Source: West Midlands Police