LONDON ARMED POLICE ARREST TEENAGER ON SUSPICION OF TERRORISM

Man, 18, being held in custody on suspicion of preparing terrorist acts, Met police say

Officers from the counter-terrorism command of the Metropolitan police.
 Officers from the counter-terrorism command were involved in the arrest. Photograph: Dan Kitwood/Getty Images

Armed police have arrested a teenager in north London on suspicion of terrorism, Scotland Yard said.

The 18-year-old was detained at 12.10am on Friday by officers from the Metropolitan police’s counter-terrorism command.

He was being held in custody at a south London police station on suspicion of preparation of terrorist acts.

A police spokesman said: “The arrest took place in the street in the north London area and was carried out with the assistance of armed officers.”

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