By HEATHER SAUL
Twelve men were arrested on Friday, following an operation by the Metropolitan Police’s Central e-Crime Unit, over the alleged plot which centred on a Santander branch in southeast London.
Address in Hounslow, Westminster and Slough were among those searched by police.
The four men were named as 25-year-old Lanre Mullins-Abudu, 34-year-old Dean Outram, 27-year-old Akash Vaghela, and 35-year-old Asad Ali Qureshi.
They will appear at Westminster Magistrates Court today.
Eight others have been released on police bail pending further enquiries, police said.