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Norfolk man arrested of suspicion of terrorism offences released on bail

Armed police were called to Norwich train station following reports of a man armed with a knife. Picture: Bill Smith.

Armed police were called to Norwich train station following reports of a man armed with a knife. Picture: Bill Smith.

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A 31-year-old man from Norfolk arrested on suspicion of terrorism offences has been released on bail.

Detectives from the Met Police’s Counter Terrorism Command made the arrest on the east coast of the county yesterday morning.

He was detained on suspicion of encouraging support for a banned terrorist organisation and fundraising for a terror group.

Police carried out searches at two addresses in east Norfolk and one in north London.

The arrests related to suspected activities overseas.

The man was released on bail until late March.

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