Woman arrested in North West London on suspicion of terrorism offence

Shop worker has 'unknown liquid' thrown at him.

Shop worker has 'unknown liquid' thrown at him. - Credit: Archant

A 56-year-old woman from north-west London has been arrested on suspicion of committing a terrorism offence.

Officers from the Met’s Counter Terrorism Command arrested the woman at a house this morning on suspicion of disseminating a terrorist publication.

Officers are carrying out a search of the property.

The woman was taken to a central London police station where she remains in police custody.

The arrest was made under the Police and Criminal Evidence Act.