Police car

Police attended a property on Worsley Road, Eccles, this morning following a report of concern for the welfare of a man.

Bomb disposal officers are due to make an assessment of a suspicious package found at the property.

A man, aged 35, has been arrested on suspicion of possession of a knife.

Road closures are in place while enquiries continue.

Nearby buildings have been evacuated and a 100m cordon is in place.

We will update the story as we learn more about the situation.

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