Teenager from Portsmouth charged with terrorism offences following investigation by Counter Terrorism Policing South East

A man has been charged with terrorism offences as part of an investigation by Counter Terrorism Policing South East.
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Jack Robinson, aged 19, of Hawthorne Crescent, Portsmouth, was charged on Saturday, November 18 with six counts of possession of a document or record containing information of a kind that is likely to be useful to a person committing or preparing an act of terrorism, contrary to Section 58 of the Terrorism Act 2000.

He was also charged with one count of attempting to manufacture a prohibited weapon and one count of possession of a component part of a prohibited weapon, contrary to section 5 of the Firearms Act 1968.

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He has been remanded in custody to appear at Westminster Magistrates’ Court today (November 20).

To report a terrorism offence or suspected offence, contact the police on 101 or 999 in an emergency.