Coventry & Warwickshire

Two arrests in Coventry over Syria-related terrorism offences

Two men have been arrested in Coventry on suspicion of Syria-related terrorism offences.

The men, aged 38 and 40, were arrested at separate addresses and are being held on suspicion of financing terrorism.

The arrests were part of a continuing investigation and intelligence-led. There was no immediate threat to public safety, West Midlands Police said.

Officers from its counter terrorism unit are searching the addresses.

Both men have been released on bail, police have confirmed.

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