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British police search address in Wigan after Manchester attacks | Reuters

 British police search address in Wigan after Manchester attacks
| Reuters

LONDON British police said on Tuesday they were searching an address in Wigan near Manchester in connection with a suicide bomb attack which killed 22 at a pop concert last week.

Wigantoday, the website of local newspaper Wigan Post, posted a video of a bomb disposal van arriving at a property in Wigan, which is approximately 17 miles west of Manchester.

"We are currently searching a property in Springfield Street in Wigan in relation to last Monday's attack on Manchester Arena," Greater Manchester Police said in a statement.

"There is a cordon in place and we are asking people to avoid the area." (Reporting by Alistair Smout; Editing by Elisabeth O'Leary)

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Updated Date: May 30, 2017 22:07:14 IST

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