Terror arrests on M6 near Rugby

Two men were arrested on the M6
Two men were arrested on the M6
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Two men have been arrested on the M6 near Rugby as part of an investigation into Islamist-related terrorism.

A 33-year-old and a 42-year-old were arrested in the early hours of this morning.

The Metropolitan Police said the 33-year-old was arrested on suspicion of being a member of a proscribed organisation contrary to the Terrorism Act and encouraging terrorism.

The 42-year-old was arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender.