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Manchester terror attack arrest: Man detained in Sussex

Credit: EDDIE MITCHELL
Credit: EDDIE MITCHELL

The Manchester bombing inquiry has spread to the south coast of England, with the arrest of a man in West Sussex.

The 23-year-old was arrested on suspicion of terror offences at an address in Shoreham-by-Sea in the early hours of Monday morning, Greater Manchester Police

The arrest brings the number of people arrested in connection with the investigation to 16, with 14 men now held in custody over the attack that left 22 dead and over 100 injured.

Shortly after the arrest was announced GMP said officers had also executed a warrant in the Chester area of Cheshire, although no arrests had been made.

Police have been working round-the-clock since Abedi blew himself up with a home-made nail bomb amid concert-goers, many of them young girls, at the Manchester Arena in a horror that shook the nation.

Police remain at a property in Shoreham-on-Sea.

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Motorcyclist killed in crash in Sussex

Motorryclist dies in crash Credit: Press Association

A motorcyclist has been killed in a crash near Rotherfield in Sussex.

It happened the A267 at Argos Hill on Friday 26th May, when a car and a motorbike collided.

The rider, a 39-year old man from Heathfield, suffered serious injuries and died.

The car driver, an 81-year-old man, and his passenger, an 80-year-old woman, were not hurt.

Sussex Police is appealing for witnesses

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