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UK police evacuate square in Bolton after report of suspicious package
September 4, 2017 / 12:15 PM / 15 days ago

UK police evacuate square in Bolton after report of suspicious package

LONDON (Reuters) - British police said on Monday they had evacuated Victoria Square in the northern English town of Bolton after they received reports of a suspicious package.

Greater Manchester Police said on Twitter that a precautionary evacuation was being carried out in the square and a 200-meter cordon was in place.

Reporting by Paul Sandle; editing by Kate Holton

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