France: One man arrested while allegedly threatening to blow up an explosive device

Armed police were deployed in Rennes as part of an anti-terrorist operation.

A man of unknown motivations was arrested at his home.

Update: Raid Operation in Rennes: a man suspected of religious radicalization arrested

Saturday afternoon, the Raid into an apartment Pavia Street, near the eastern cemetery in Rennes.

The occupant is known for his radical religious ideas. It would have been denounced by an acquaintance, after holding “About radicalisants.”

The man, who had fled shortly before the intervention of the raid, was arrested in Saint-Malo. It is known to police and justice services for several offenses and death threats, according to prosecutors