Four Sri Lankan terrorist suspects were arrested at Luton Airport

Four Sri Lankan terrorist suspects were arrested on an international flight at Luton Airport shortly after their arrival

  • The four men arrived in Luton on an international flight on Wednesday evening
  • The airport police arrested the four men before the arrival of anti-terrorist officers
  • The Sri Lankans are currently being interviewed at a police station in Bedfordshire

Four men were arrested aboard an international flight shortly after arriving at Luton Airport.

The airport police arrested the men and handed them over to the Met Police Counter Terrorism Command counter-terrorism officers.

The men, all Sri Lankan citizens, arrived in Luton on Wednesday evening.

They are currently being held at a Bedfordshire police station.

They were not charged, so they remain unknown.

Scotland Yard confirmed that the investigation is ongoing.

Four men from Sri Lanka were arrested by the anti-terrorist police who had arrived on an international flight to Luton Airport. The men are interrogated at a Bedfordshire police station