UPDATED: Possible suspicious package in Manchester deemed safe

Linby Street - Google Maps
Linby Street - Google Maps

An incident which saw police and the army called to an area of Manchester has been deemed safe.

Police closed the Mancunian Way, Limby Street and Jackson street as a result of the call.

Greater Manchester Police confirmed the incident was on Linby Street in Hulme but have said it is now over with a possible suspicious package being deemed safe and the cordon has been removed.

Police initially said the incident was taking place at a college in Trafford but later clarified their position.