Everyone Is Talking About The Manchester Terrorist Bombing, Here's What Actually Happened
The worst attack the city has ever experienced.
Everyone Is talking about the Manchester Terrorist Bombing, here's what actually happened.
Last night at about 5:30 pm (our time), there was a terrorist bombing at the end of an Ariana Grande in the Manchester Arena.
Police have confirmed that at least 22 people, including children and the perpetrator were killed in the explosion. 59 more were injured.
Theresa May, the Prime Minister, confirmed the incident was a terrorist attack.
Islamic State has claimed responsibility for the attack.
IS has claimed responsibility for the Manchester Arena blast. The claim was made via IS channels on the messaging app Telegram.— Tom Symonds (@BBCTomSymonds) May 23, 2017
Police have arrested a 23-year-old man this morning (Tuesday) in connection with the bombing.
BREAKING: UK police arrest 23-year-old man in Manchester in relation to concert attack.— The Associated Press (@AP) May 23, 2017
This is what The Royal Family had to say:
A message from Her Majesty The Queen following the attack in Manchester yesterday. https://t.co/CuaaPmRM1D— The Royal Family (@RoyalFamily) May 23, 2017
Here is some footage of what happened inside the arena :
EXPLOSION AT MANCHESTER ARENA AND EVERYONE RAN OUT SO SCARY😭 pic.twitter.com/pJbUBoELtE— ♡♡ (@hannawwh) May 22, 2017