Teen arrest over terror offences

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Metropolitan Police Counter Terrorism Command detectives have this morning, Wednesday, 19 June arrested a 17-year-old boy from south-west London on suspicion of dissemination of terrorist publications, contrary to Section 2 Terrorism Act 2006.

The boy was arrested under the Police and Criminal Evidence Act at approximately 7.10am and is currently in custody at a south London police station.

A police search is ongoing at an address in south-west London.

Enquiries are ongoing.