A teenager has been arrested on suspicion of assault after a stabbing which has injured 'several' people in Harpurhey.

Emergency services were called to McDonalds in the Harpurhey shopping centre on Rochdale Road at 2.35pm this afternoon.

The teenage boy has been taken into custody for questioning.

Reports suggest several people have been injured in the stabbing Credit: MEN Syndication

Police are still in attendance and a cordon is currently in place.

Initial enquiries suggest that several people have been injured.

Greater Manchester Police say that this is not being linked to terrorism.