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Man arrested and bailed after London City Airport incident

A man arrested following an incident at London City Airport on Friday where a number of passengers were taken unwell has been bailed.

By Jon Francis | Published: 24th October 2016 News Updates

Police arrested a man on Saturday at a residential address in east London and taken to a west London police station.

He was arrested on suspicion of using a noxious substance to cause serious damage under section 113 of the Anti-Terrorism, Crime and Security Act 2001.

Following his arrest he was interviewed under Offences against the Person Act 1861 and was bailed for offences related to this act to a date in late November.

The incident is not being treated as a terrorist-related matter and the investigation is being led by officers from the Aviation Policing CID.