In Manchester arrested a 15th suspect in the terrorist attack

In Manchester arrested a 15th suspect in the terrorist attack

MOSCOW, may 28 — RIA Novosti. The British Manchester police have confirmed that the fifteenth, the person in the investigation of the terrorist attack on the stadium, which killed 22 people, the statement said law enforcement officers.


“Police officers performing searches in the areas of Gorton and Rusholme tonight (may 28), arrested 19-year-old man in Gorton on suspicion of violation of the law on terrorism,” the statement said. It is noted that the search and detention was carried out in connection with the attack on the “Manchester Arena”.

Thus, the total number of persons in custody for further questioning, amounted to 13 people. In the course of the investigation were detained 15 people, two of them released without charges.

The attack occurred on the evening of may 22 in the complex “Manchester arena” during a concert by American singer Ariana Grande. Undermining was carried out by a suicide bomber, Salman Abedi. According to recent reports, killed 22 people, including 12 children. More than 50 of the wounded remain in hospitals. Responsibility for the attack took the IG*.

* A terrorist organization banned in Russia.