A special police unit has arrested a man suspected of terrorism in Berlin. The 37-year-old is said to have informed and exchanged on the Internet about the construction of bombs. He is accused of preparing a serious act of violence that endangers the state.
“The purpose of the chat traffic should have been the preparation of terrorist attacks,” said the Prosecutor General. A special unit of the Federal Police arrested the man on Tuesday morning. Besides, the apartment of the suspect in Berlin had been searched, said the authority.
Since the spring of 2019, the man in a messenger group, which is close to the terrorist organization “Islamic State”, have exchanged instructions on the construction of weapons and the manufacture of explosives. It should have gone to plastic explosives and parcel and magnetic bombs. Subject was also Kalashnikov assault rifles, submachine guns, and other firearms.