Manchester Bombing: Three more arrested in attack at Ariana Grande concert arena

Manchester Bombing: Three more arrested in attack at Ariana Grande concert arena
Source: AP
Source: AP

Police arrested three more men tied to the suicide bombing at a concert arena in Manchester, England, that killed 22 and injured more than 100 others, the Associated Press reported.

The arrests came a day after police arrested a 23-year-old man in South Manchester, alleged to be tied to the attack.

The attack was carried out by Salman Abedi, a 22-year-old British national of Libyan descent, who died after detonating the bomb.

Police guard building where arrests were believed to be made.
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The Islamic State claimed responsibility for the attack. However, police are still determining whether Abedi acted alone as they assess the threat of another attack.

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Emily C. Singer

Emily C. Singer, née Cahn, is a senior writer for Mic covering politics. She is based in New York and can be reached at esinger@mic.com

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