The suspect, identified only as Ayoub B., was charged “with terrorist murder and participation at the activities of a terrorist organization,” a Belgian prosecutor said in a written statement.
The individual is expected to appear before a judge within the next several days to determine whether he should be held in preventive detention.
Separately, Belgian police also detained six people in the city over an alleged New Year’s Eve terror plot. Officials on Wednesday canceled Brussels’ holiday fireworks display amid fears of another possible attack. Read more at ABC News.