Nelson man to appear in court on terrorism charges

A man has been charged with terrorism offences after being arrested in Nelson last month.
A man has been charged with terrorism offences after being arrested in Nelson last month.

A man has been charged with terrorism offences after being arrested in Nelson last month.

Husnain Rashid, of Leonard Street in Nelson, has been charged with two offences under Section 5 of the Terrorism Act 2006 - engaging in conduct in preparation for terrorist acts.

Greater Manchester Police said the 31-year-old would appear at Westminster Magistrates' Court in London on Wednesday.