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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Staffordshire explosions: second arrest details

The second man arrested in connection with the explosions last night in Cheadle, Blythe Bridge and West Coyney is a 40-year-old from Bagnall. He has been arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to commit murder.

The first man, a 44-year-old from Cheadle, was arrested on suspicion of attempted murder. He remains in custody.

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