A teen has been arrested alongside 4 adults as a part of an investigation into right-wing terrorism.
All 5 – from southwest England, northern England and Wales – have been taken to a police station in West Yorkshire for questioning, based on Counter Terrorism Policing North East stated.
The 16-year-old boy was arrested in Swindon, a city in Wiltshire, on Saturday morning.
He was arrested on suspicion of caring within the fee, preparation or instigation of acts of terrorism below Part 41 of the Terrorism Act 2000.
On Saturday morning, officers arrested a 29-year-old man, a 30-year-old man and a 28-year-old girl in Keighley in West Yorkshire in addition to a 28-year-old man in Anglesey, a Welsh island, on the identical offence.
A lot of properties are at present being searched in reference to the arrests which type a part of an ongoing investigation into right-wing terrorism.