- Police searching another address in Moss Side, Manchester
- Explosion heard by neighbours shortly before 2pm
- Armed officers and dog units surrounding a house on Quantock Close
- Area still closed off to the public as police patrol cordon
Neighbours claim there was an explosion or a "loud bang" near Quantock Close and Selworth Road at around 2pm this afternoon.
And images from the scene show armed police surrounding a house in the area, with police cars parked outside the property.
Police dogs have also been spotted at the scene and roads in the area have been closed off, putting the area under lockdown again following a series of raids in recent days.
Moss Side is under lockdown again following the Manchester attack
Armed police were spotted swooping on a house in Moss Side
One person wrote: “Just heard a huge explosion in Manc, then 4 coppers have just screamed past with sirens blaring. Hope it’s not what I’m thinking #Manchester."
Another wrote: “There was an explosion about half an hour ago on Selworthy Road, Moss Side. There is armed police and dogs surrounding the area."
A third said: "Did anyone hear the explosion in Moss Side just now?"
Another witness at the scene said a man could be heard screaming during the raids, while another reported seeing one man being held to the ground by police.
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A statement from Greater Manchester Police said: "Today, Sunday 28 May 2017, officers investigating the attack at the Manchester Arena have executed a warrant at an address in Moss Side.
"A search is currently on-going."
And they added officers had also arrested a 25-year-old man in the Old Trafford area, which is nearby, on suspicion of offences contrary to the terrorism act.
However they have not yet detained anyone from the address of today's raid.
Currently 14 people in total have been arrested in connection with the investigation, of which two people have since been released without charge.
Salman Abedi killed 22 when he detonated his suicide vest
Armed police have blocked off the road in the Moss Side area
The location of the raid is close to the barber shop run by Abedi’s cousin Abdallah Forjani, one of the first men to be arrested, that was also raided by police on Friday morning.
His elder brother was also held after both men were arrested at their home in Aston Avenue along with their father, who was later released.
And it comes nearly a week on from the attack on Monday evening at Manchester Arena, which killed 22 people and injured around 120 people.
Suicide bomber Salman Abedi detonated his vest as Ariana Grande fans left the concert on Monday night in a sickening ISIS-inspired terror attack.
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Britain’s official terror threat level was initially raised to “critical” from “severe”, but will drop down again on Monday after days of police raids netted several suspects.
Today's raid is just the lastest in a series of police operations across Manchester, with more than 1,000 police officers being used to investigate the terror network.
Moss Side is an inner-city suburb of Manchester, and lies just 1.9km away from the city centre.