British police arrest 27-year-old man in London Bridge attack probe

Eight people were killed when on  June 3, a truck driven by Pakistan-born Khurram Shazad Butt, Moroccan-origin Rachid Redouane and Moroccon-Italian Yousef Zaghba, rammed into pedestrians at the London Bridge.

By: Express Web Desk | New Delhi | Published: June 10, 2017 7:33 am

The British police investigating the attacks on London Bridge said they arrested a 27-year-old man in Ilford in east London on Friday, making the total number of people arrested in the case eighteen. The Metropolitan Police, in a statement posted on its website on Saturday, said the man was taken into custody at a police station in Berkshire and is being detained under the Terrorism Act.

On Thursday, the Met Police made three further terror-related arrests in London, which the force said were not related to Saturday’s London Bridge attack.

Eight people were killed when on  June 3, a truck driven by Pakistan-born Khurram Shazad Butt, Moroccan-origin Rachid Redouane and Moroccon-Italian Yousef Zaghba, rammed into pedestrians at the London Bridge. The three men then stabbed people in nearby Borough Market.

For all the latest World News, download Indian Express App

    Live Cricket Scores & Results