Man Stabs Five People in Manchester

Police in Manchester after the stabbing incident. PA

Rabat – Police arrested man in his 40s after he stabbed five people at a shopping center in central Manchester, UK.

Greater Manchester Police (GMP) said that they arrested a man in his 40s on “suspicion of serious assault.”

GMP added in a statement that “specialist officers are continuing to respond to an incident” at the shopping center. 

The security services confirmed that five people “have been stabbed and taken to hospital.”

The police added that “Counter-Terrorism Police North West are leading the investigation as we determine the circumstances” given the location of the incident.

Police put the suspect in custody for investigation.