Man arrested in connection with Manchester bomb investigation

Police investigating the Manchester bombing have arrested another suspect.

Sunday, 4th June 2017, 11:10 am
Updated Sunday, 4th June 2017, 9:28 pm
To date, 18 people have now been arrested in connection with the Manchester bombing

Late on Saturday (June 3), officers arrested a 20-year-old man on Cheetham Hill Road in the city, Greater Manchester Police said.

Officers have now turned their attention to a property on Princess Road, Moss Side, and a search is ongoing on Sunday morning.

The 20-year-old man, arrested at a petrol station, is now being questioned on suspicion of offences contrary to the Terrorism Act.

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As it stands 18 people have been arrested in connection with the investigation, of which six people have been released without charge.

A total of 12 men remain in custody for questioning, including a 33-year-old man arrested in Wigan on May 24.

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