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Manchester shopping centre evacuation

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By Euronews
Manchester shopping centre evacuation

<p>Police in the northern English city of Manchester are investigating an incident at the Arndale shopping centre in the centre of the city.</p> <p>The shopping centre was evacuated by armed police but later reopened. One man was arrested. </p> <p>Witnesses said they heard a “big bang”, just hours after a suicide bomber killed 22 people and injured 59 in the city.</p> <p>Video footage showed scores of terrified shoppers fleeing the area. </p> <p>The incident is not thought to be connected to Monday night’s attack. </p> <p>Lying in the heart of Manchester’s retail district, the Arndale centre was bombed by the <span class="caps">IRA</span> in 1996.</p>