UK Police Arrest Man in Connection With London Bombing at Parsons Green

Dominique Dufresne
Septembre 17, 2017

British police have arrested an 18-year-old man in connection with the London Underground attack that injured 30 people on Friday. "We are not, at this time, changing our protective security measures and the steps taken to free up extra armed officers remain in place", he said in a statement. "For strong investigative reasons we will not give any more details on the man we arrested at this stage".

The bomb exploded at 8:20 a.m. on an eastbound District Line train leaving the Parsons Green station in Southwest London.

The terrorist attack was claimed by Daesh Takfiri organization, which is in war against the Iraqi and Syrian nations in the Middle East, but has also conducted Takfiri operations in other locations across the globe. A flaming bucket was seen with what appeared to be wires protruding from the bag holding it was seen in a photo shared on social media.

Police officers taking part in an operation in Cavendish Road Sunbury-on-Thames as part of the investigation into the Parsons Green bombing

Police called the arrest "significant" and said the investigation continues.

"Everyone just piled out of the tube and there was a distinct smell of burning".

29 people have been treated in hospital, most suffering with burns while others were injured in the stampede as passengers tried to flee the train carriage.

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The couple are said to be staying with friends for at least the next five days following the police raids, during which surrounding houses were evacuated by counter-terror officers, with residents told they had "one minute" to flee their homes.

Hundreds of detectives are working on the case, sifting through surveillance footage and forensically examining the remains of the device.

The toll was revised upwards by one early Saturday.

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