Halifax Woman Charged With Disseminating Terrorist Publications

Thursday, April 27, 2017

A 19 year old woman from Halifax has today (Thursday, April 27, 2017) been charged with six offences contrary to Section 2 of the Terrorism Act 2006, disseminating terrorist publications.

She has been remanded in custody and will appear before Westminster Magistrates Court tomorrow (Friday, April 28, 2017).

The woman was arrested on April 20, 2017.

The arrest, which took place near to the subject’s home address, was pre-planned and as a result of a pro-active, intelligence led investigation by the North East Counter Terrorism Unit.

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