LONDON May 25 British police investigating the
Manchester suicide bombing have brought in a bomb disposal team
to search a property in nearby Wigan after a man was arrested in
the town, the BBC reported on Thursday.
Television footage showed a large bomb disposal van in a
street in Wigan that was cordoned off by police tape. Police
declined to comment.
British police said earlier on Thursday that they had raided
a house in Wigan which was being searched in connection with
Monday's bombing which killed 22 people and injured more than
The police said on Wednesday they had arrested one man from
the town in connection with the Manchester investigation.
(Reporting by Kate Holton; editing by Michael Holden)