Police Respond To An Incident At Manchester Arena

Source: MANCHESTER, ENGLAND – Police and fans close to the Manchester Arena on May 23, 2017 in Manchester, England. There have been reports of explosions at Manchester Arena where Ariana Grande had performed this evening. Greater Manchester Police have have confirmed there are fatalities and warned people to stay away from the area.

CNN is reporting a possible terror attack in the UK: Greater Manchester Police released a statement saying 19 people have been confirmed dead with around 50 injured.

There are fatalities following an incident Monday at Manchester Arena in England, where pop singer Ariana Grande was performing, local police.

In a Facebook post, Greater Manchester Police released the following statement: “Emergency services are currently responding to reports of an explosion at Manchester Arena. There are a number of confirmed fatalities and others injured. Please AVOID the area as first responders work tirelessly at the scene.” Footage of the attack is all over social media. Details are still emerging so stay tuned for the latest.