Girl Bailed Over Terror Offence

3 July 2015, 11:37 | Updated: 3 July 2015, 11:39

A 15-year-old girl, arrested in east London on suspicion of a terror offence, has been released on bail.

The 15-year-old was held when officers from the Metropolitan Police's Counter Terrorism Command attended an address in east London.

She was arrested on suspicion of preparation of terrorism under Section 5 of the Terrorism Act, 2006.

Scotland Yard said today that the girl has been bailed to return to a central London police station pending further inquiries.