Bomb squad called to incident in Hulme

Police are currently attending the incident
Police are currently attending the incident

The army bomb squad have been called to a road in Hulme.

The police helicopter and armed officers attended an incident on Jackson Crescent.

The following roads were closed – Mancunian Way, Linby Street and Jackson Crescent.

A spokesman for GMP said: "Officers attended an incident relating to a possible suspicious package.

"This has now been deemed safe and the cordon has been removed."