Belgian cop of ‘North African background’ caught leaking info to jihadi cell

Belgian cop of ‘North African background’ caught leaking info to jihadi cell
Another day, another meeting of emergency vehicles in the streets of Europe. (Image: Screen grab of Time video, YouTube)

[Ed. – Well, what does London’s mayor say — that’s life in the big city?  What are you gonna do.  It’s not like you can profile immigrant communities or anything.  That would be criminally phobic.]

A Brussels police officer has been arrested after authorities caught him handing over information to a terror cell who were under criminal investigation.

Officer Momo E.S., who comes from a North African background, had been under investigation by authorities for weeks before his arrest. Police say that he used the social messaging service WhatsApp to give the terror cell details on what was going on with the police investigation into their group’s activities De Tijd reports.

The committee investigating Mr E.S. say that they are currently working on finding out just how many messages he sent to the terror cell and what specific information has passed on to them.

It is said that he would have had access to information indicating when potential raids on suspects would have occurred and may have passed on the information to allow the suspects to evade capture.

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