Coventry woman charged with terrorism offences
An 18-year-old Coventry woman arrested on suspicion of terrorism offences has today (Monday 24 July) been charged.
Sandeep Samra, from Alder Road, Coventry has been charged with being concerned in the commission, preparation and instigation of acts of terrorism.
Samra was charged as follows; between 7 June 2017 and 6 July 2017 of being engaged in conduct in preparation for giving effect to her intention to commit acts of terrorism or to assist others to commit such acts, contrary Sec 5 of the Terrorism Act 2006.
She was arrested by detectives from West Midlands Counter Terrorism Unit on Tuesday 18 July. The arrest was pre-planned and intelligence-led and there was no risk to the public’s safety.
Samra will appear before Westminster Magistrates Court this afternoon.