Further arrest following death of a man in gun and grenade attack

Police in Manchester have arrested a third man in connection with two attacks in Clayton and Droylsden, which left 46-year-old David Short dead.

At 1.30pm today, armed officers arrested a 28-year-old man on York Road, Droylsden on suspicion of murder. He has been taken into custody where he will be questioned by detectives.

Police are continuing to seach for 29-year-old Dale Cregan and 33-year-old Anthony Wilkinson, who they also wish to speak to following Friday’s attacks.

More to follow.


Gun and grenade attack

Police looking for two men wanted in connection with the death of David Short have teamed up with Crimestoppers to offer a £25k reward.