Three Arrested In Melbourne Counter-Terrorism Raids

In the north-west


Hit Newsroom

19 November 2018

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Three men have been arrested in counter-terrorism raids in Melbourne’s north-west this morning.

Victoria Police say they've arrested a 21-year-old from Greenvale, a 26-year-old from Campbellfield and a 30-year-old from Dallas.

Another property was searched in Coolaroo.

The Australian Federal Police, ASIO and Victoria Police were all involved in the operation.

Cops allege the trio are suspected of being involved in undertaking preparations for planning a terrorist act in Melbourne.

Victoria Police have taken care to reassure the community that there is no on-going threat of terrorism.

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