Two Teenagers Arrested In Coventry Over Terror Offences

21 April 2015, 12:24

Two teenagers, from Coventry, have been arrested on suspicion of preparing to travel to Syria to engage in terrorism.

The pair, both aged 17, were detained by officers from the West Midlands Counter Terrorism Unit at their homes around 6am this morning.

They are currently in custody in the West Midlands Police area.

Police say the arrests were pre-planned and there was no immediate risk to the public.