Two men who was arrested in connection with the Parsons Green terror attack have been released from custody, Scotland Yard has said.

A 21-year-old man, believed to be Yahyah Farroukh, was arrested outside a chicken shop in Hounslow late on Saturday night following the bombing of a District Line train at Parsons Green station last Friday morning.

He has since been released along with a 48-year-old man who was arrested in Newport, Wales,yesterday after warrants for their detention granted by Westminster Magistrates’ Court ran out today.

Three other men and a boy have been arrested over the incident, which injured 30 people, but no charges have been laid.

The pair’s release comes after detectives arrested a 17-year-old boy in Thornton Heath just after midnight on Thursday.

Officers have begun a search of the property where the teenager was arrested under section 41 of the Terrorism Act.

Two other men, aged 30 and 25 – were arrested at two different properties in Newport in Wales earlier this week.

Exclusive pictures obtained by ITV News showed the 25-year-old man surrounded by officers on the street after the arrest just after 7pm on Tuesday.

An 18-year-old, believed to be the suspected bomber, was arrested at Dover’s ferry port on Saturday.



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