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Arrest over Birmingham mosque Facebook bomb threat

A man has been arrested after a bomb threat against Birmingham Central Mosque was made on Facebook, police said.

West Midlands Police said it got a number of calls from members of the public in relation to the threat on Sunday night.

A 25-year-old man was arrested during the early hours at an address in Rugeley, Staffordshire.

The spokesman added the mosque was searched but no explosives were found.

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