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15-year-old boy arrested at Birmingham Airport charged with terror offence

Sarah Mason 24th Oct, 2017

A TEENAGE boy has been has been charged with a terror offence following his arrest at Birmingham Airport.

The 15-year-old from Birmingham, who cannot be name for legal reasons, has been charged with preparing for terrorist acts

Police said he was detained at the airport on June 12 after he was reported missing by his family.

The arrest was intelligence-led and there was no immediate threat to the public.

He will appear before Birmingham Youth Court on November 27.


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