Police were in the Abbey Green area of Nuneaton last night (Wednesday 24th May). According to some reports, armed officers were called to Earls Road and Countess Road. It has also been reported that roads had been blocked off and that a suspect was TASERed along Abbey Street. This information has, however, not been confirmed.
A forensics team was at a home in nearby Meadow Street, adjacent to Pool Bank Street recreation ground, around 9pm. A uniformed police officer prompted vehicles to turn back as they ventured down the narrow street.
Greater Manchester Police have confirmed in a statement that a Nuneaton home was searched in connection with the Manchester terror attack earlier this week.
According to GMP, as of this morning (Thursday 25th May) there have been a total of eight arrests in conjunction with Monday’s attack, including one arrest as a result of last night’s incident in Nuneaton.