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Detectives granted extra time to question terrorism suspect

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Detectives from Counter Terrorism Policing South East (CTPSE) have today (11/12) been given extra time to question a man arrested in Bristol on suspicion of terrorism offences.

The 33-year-old was arrested at around 11pm on Monday (9/12) following a pre-planned operation at a residential address in the Clifton area of the city, involving officers from CTPSE and Counter Terrorism Policing South West (CTPSW).

He was arrested on suspicion of the commission, preparation or instigation of acts of terrorism under section 41b of the Terrorism ACT (2000).

A warrant of further detention has now been granted, allowing investigators to question the man until Monday (16/12).

As part of the investigation officers also searched a residential address in Bristol, which has now concluded.

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