Muslim man and woman, both 35, ‘on their way to Syria’ are stopped at Luton airport

A man and woman have been arrested on suspicion of terror offences.

The pair, both aged 35, were stopped at Luton Airport on Wednesday before being questioned by officers from the Metropolitan Police Counter Terrorism Command.

Police confirmed the arrests are related to suspected travel to Syria.

The man remains in custody while the woman has been bailed pending further enquiries.