Five men arrested on terror charges

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Published: Saturday 18th April 2015 by The News Editor

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Five men have been arrested in Australia on suspicion of plotting terrorist attacks on police officers.

The authorities said the suspects include two 18-year-olds who are alleged to be preparing an attack in the country including targeting police.

Another 18-year-old has been arrested on weapons charges and two other men, aged 18 and 19, are in custody and assisting police.

The arrests took place in Melbourne where a joint counter-terrorism team served a total of seven warrants this morning. Police say they are conducting searches at properties.

Published: Saturday 18th April 2015 by The News Editor

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