Woman Arrested At Stansted Charged For Planning Terror Attack

12 March 2015, 06:45

An 18-year-old woman, who was arrested at Stansted Airport, has been charged with preparing to carry out a terrorist attack during October 2014, the Metropolitan Police have said.

Silhan Ozcelik, of Highbury Quadrant, north London, was arrested at Stansted  after she arrived on a flight from Germany on January 16.

She was taken to a police station in London and bailed the following day.

A police statement said that the alleged offence took place between October 1 and October 27 2014.

She will appear before Westminster Magistrates' Court today.