Suspicious Package Found At Manchester Airport, One Detained

Flights have been unaffected, however, transport facilities to the airport were suspended and the area was cordoned off.

Suspicious Package Found At Manchester Airport, One Detained

A man has been detained by the officers at the scene, reported Sputnik.

London:

A team of bomb disposal officers carried out a controlled explosion on a suspicious package at Manchester Airport today, the police said.

A man has been detained by the officers at the scene, reported Sputnik.

Flights have been unaffected, however, transport facilities to the airport were suspended. The area was cordoned off and an investigation is underway

All the railway line at the airport were closed.

"A cordon is in place at Manchester Airport transport interchange and people are encouraged to follow directions from officers," Greater Manchester Police said in a statement.

"Trams, trains and buses are currently suspended to and from the airport interchange."