Woman arrested at Luton Airport on suspicion of terror offences

Luton Airport
Luton Airport

A woman has been arrested at Luton Airport on suspicion of terror offences.

The woman, a British 21-year-old, had landed at the airport after a flight from Istabul, Turkey.

She was arrested on suspicion of preparation of acts of terrorism, under Section 5 of the Terrorism Act 2006.

She is currently in custody at a south London police station.

Inquiries are continuing, Scotland Yard has said.