August 26th, 2010
01:45 PM ET

Third person arrested in Canadian terror investigation

[Updated at 1:45 p.m.] A third person is in custody in the Canadian terror investigation, law enforcement officials said Thursday.

[Posted at 11:05 p.m.] A third suspect is at large after two men were arrested Wednesday in Ottawa, Canada, on terror-related crimes, according to Canadian federal prosecutor David McKercher.

The two men appeared in a Canadian courtroom Thursday.

Hiva Ali Zadeh is facing three charges including facilitating a terrorist act and conspiracy. Misbahuddin Ahmed, 36, has been charged with conspiracy, according to CNN producer Laura Dolan, who was in court.

We expect to learn more about the arrests at 1 p.m. /ET, when Canadian authorities are expected to brief the press.

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