A Collaboration with the University of Pittsburgh

London police arrest third bombing suspect

[JURIST] London police Sunday said they had arrested a third suspect in connection with the recent bombings that took place in the city's transit system. The arrest took place late Saturday "on suspicion of the commission, investigation or preparation of acts of terrorism" in the same south London area where two previous arrests were made [JURIST report] and near the home of a suspect mistakenly shot and killed [JURIST report] Friday. The names of those in custody have not yet been released and Metropolitan Police Commissioner Sir Ian Blair [official profile] said they are "anxious" to hear of any sightings of the four individuals who set off bombs [JURIST report] last week. AP has more.

About Paper Chase

Paper Chase is JURIST's real-time legal news service, powered by a team of 30 law student reporters and editors led by law professor Bernard Hibbitts at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law. As an educational service, Paper Chase is dedicated to presenting important legal news and materials rapidly, objectively and intelligibly in an accessible format.

© Copyright JURIST Legal News and Research Services, Inc., 2013.