There has been explosions by the arena where Ariana Grande finished performing tonight overseas in England.
Police have confirmed that two loud explosions near the arena has gone off. The situation seems to be very serious.
- Express.Co.UK is reporting 20 deaths & more injured.
** UPDATE 8:09pm**
- DailyMail.CO.UK is reporting that local Police officers are treating this as an act of Terror.
CNN is reporting that 19 people have died. 50 more injured. Greater Manchester Police are saying this is a "terrorist incident until Police know otherwise."
CNN is reporting that investigators are looking into the possibility of a suicide bomber possibly detonating a device as thousands were leaving the venue.
Chief Constable Ian Hopkins confirms this was a "terrorist incident".
**UPDATE 5/23 9:36am**
8 year old Saffie Ruossos has died. She is the youngest confirmed death as of now.
**UPDATE 5/23 12:02pm**
Salman Abedi has been identified as the suicide bomber outside a Manchester Arena where Ariana Grande finished a show. Salman set off a homemade explosive that killed 22 and injured 59 - 12 of which were UNDER 16. A 23 year old man has also been arrested in connection with the bombing.
Latest statement on incident at Manchester Arena pic.twitter.com/BEpLOan3dY— G M Police (@gmpolice) May 23, 2017
Emergency services responding to serious incident at Manchester Arena. Avoid the area. More details will follow as soon as available— G M Police (@gmpolice) May 22, 2017