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Manchester bomber: Police appeal to find suitcase as station reopens

Manchester Victoria railway station has reopened a week after the suicide bombing which killed 22 people and left more than 100 injured.

The reopening of the station comes just hours after a vigil was held in Manchester city centre for the victims of the attack, and a day after police appealed for information about a blue suitcase bomber Salman Abedi was carrying on the day of the attack.

Here is the latest on the investigation:

  • 14 men are in custody in connection with the bombing, which killed 22 people
  • Detectives have also been searching a landfill site in Bury in connection with the attack
  • MI5 has launched two inquiries into 'missed warnings' over the Manchester bomber
  • Of the more than 100 injured, 50 remain in hospital
  • The UK's terror threat has now been reduced from critical to severe
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Manchester bombing: 23-year-old man arrested

There has been an increased police presence across the country since the attack. Credit: PA

Police have arrested a 23-year-old man in connection with the Manchester suicide bombing.

The man was arrested on suspicion of terror offences in the early hours of Monday morning at an address in Shoreham-by-Sea, Sussex.

Police remain at the property.

A total of 16 people have now been arrested in connection with the investigation.

Two people have been released without charge, but 14 men remain in custody for questioning.

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