Suspect in Woolwich killing moved to police station

Suspect in Woolwich killing moved to police station

One of the men shot by police in the wake of the murder of soldier Lee Rigby has been discharged from hospital, Scotland Yard said.

The 22-year-old, understood to be Michael Adebowale, from Greenwich, south east London, was taken into custody at a police station in south London this afternoon.

He was arrested on suspicion of the murder of Drummer Rigby on May 22, and this afternoon was further arrested on suspicion of the attempted murder of a police officer.

He will now be interviewed by detectives from the Metropolitan Police Service Counter Terrorism Command.

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