Manchester Piccadilly Gardens cordon over ‘suspicious package’

Police have sealed a part of Manchester City centre off and have detained a man following the discovery of a ‘suspicious package”.

The Cordon has been put in place at Piccadilly Gardens by Greater Manchester Police.

Buses and trams within the area have been temporarily cancelled.

Police confirmed there was an ongoing incident and that a man had been arrested.

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Trevor Sherwood is the Editor of Police Hour. Trevor studied Crime and Investigation at Teesside Uni and has a background within policing.

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