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Staffordshire Explosions

Two men have been arrested and bailed after a series of explosions on Friday night across Stoke-on-Trent and the Staffordshire Moorlands.

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Second arrest in Staffordshire explosions investigation

One man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder and another on suspicion of conspiracy to commit murder after three linked explosions across Stoke-on-Trent and the Staffordshire Moorlands

Police are questioning the two men after three houses in Blythe Bridge, Cheadle and Weston Coyney were targeted. The explosions took place around ten last night. Nobody was injured and an investigation is ongoing.

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