BREAKING: Court evacuated after 'bomb scare' in Manchester

Manchester Crown Court was evacuated following reports of  "bomb scare"  say police.

Wednesday, 9th May 2018, 11:25 am
Updated Wednesday, 9th May 2018, 12:11 pm
Police say they were called to the court this morning

A spokesman for Greater Manchester Police has confirmed that they were called to Crown Square in the City Centre to reports of a bomb threat at 9.45am this morning.

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Members of the public were allowed back into the court shortly before 11am.

Police said that a search of the building was carried out, but no suspicious items were found.