Manchester shopping center evacuated following reports of ‘multiple stabbings’ - Bennievibes

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Saturday, October 12, 2019

Manchester shopping center evacuated following reports of ‘multiple stabbings’

Manchester shopping centre evacuated and
A shopping center in Manchester has been evacuate following a reports of multiple stabbings inside.

Greater Manchester Police confirmed "Many people" were stabbed, while an eyewitnesses claimed three persons had been knifed in the attack which began early Friday morning outside the Manchester Arndale.

North West Ambulance Service said four persons are currently being treated at the scene, and it is not known if there have been any fatalities.
Footage shared on social media shows several police vehicles arriving at the scene this morning. Another video appears to show a man being tasered on the ground outside.

Greater Manchester Police confirmed that a man in his 40's has now been nabbed on suspicion of serious assault. He has been taken into custody for questioning and officers are appealing for anyone with information to come forward.

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One Eyewitness tweeted about the attack, writing: "Three people just got stabbed in the Starbucks in Manchester Arndale and it’s all been evacuated. This is actually crazy."

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She added: "Apparently three people were stabbed, one in critical. Really feel for the people who had to witness it. No news on whether we’ll be allowed back in."

Another said: "Just been evacuated from the Arndale. Scary stuff. Instant lock-down by staff. Sirens everywhere."

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Another tweet reads: "Went to change my trainers at the Arndale, ended up being screamed at to run and get out as there’s been a stabbing and someone’s running around with a knife."

Other shops on Market Street have been closed down and their workers sent home for the day due to the attack.

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David Allinson, center director of the shopping center, said: "The center has been shout down while police investigate the incident. We are unable to comment any further as the incident is currently being handled by Greater Manchester Police, who we will continue to support with their investigation."

Below are more tweets from eyewitnesses.

Manchester shopping centre evacuated and
Manchester shopping centre evacuated and




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