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Soldier arrested over nail bomb

A 19-year-old British soldier has been arrested under the Terrorism Act after a nail bomb was found at a house in Salford last week. He was arrested by military police at an army base in Germany and brought back to the UK for questioning

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Army bomb disposal experts removed Salford nail bomb

Army bomb disposal officers were called to safely remove a nail bomb found at a terraced house in Salford last week.

A cordon was put in place and a number of residents were evacuated to a local school as a precautionary measure.

"Specialist officers assessed the device and were later able to confirm it was no longer a threat to the community," a police statement said.

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