Austria again detains 14-year-old on suspicion of terror offences

January 16, 2015 10:16 AM

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VIENNA (Reuters) - Austrian police have detained a 14-year-old boy for the second time on suspicion of belonging to a terrorist organization, planning to travel to Syria and researching how to build bombs, a police spokesman said on Friday.

The boy from Lower Austria province was first detained in October but released from investigative custody after a few days on condition he remain in contact with authorities.

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