Authorities Name Manchester Bombing Suspect

New details on the terrorist attack in Manchester.

A 22-year-old has been identified as the suspected bomber behind the Manchester terrorist attack.

It’s been confirmed the man suspected is Salman Abedi, according to a press conference by Greater Manchester Police‘s Chief Constable Ian Hopkins.

Hopkins did make it clear though that the coroner has yet to formally identify the body, so that’s something to note.

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It’s also said Abedi was known to authorities before the horrifying bombing on Monday. Additionally, authorities are still trying to ascertain whether the suspect was acting alone or as part of a wider network.

Police have arrested one individual so far.

We’ll continue to update you with any new developments or details.

[Image via CNN.]

May 23, 2017 12:52pm PDT

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