Man held for terror offences at Gatwick Airport bailed

image captionThe man was arrested after arriving at Gatwick Airport on a flight from Morocco

A 55-year-old man who was arrested at Gatwick Airport on suspicion of terror offences has been bailed.

The suspect was held by Met counter-terrorism officers after he arrived in the UK on a flight from Morocco on Saturday shortly after 11:00 BST.

He was arrested on suspicion of encouraging terrorism and dissemination of terrorist publications and taken to a south London police station.

The Met said he had been released on conditional bail until early May.

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