‘Trainee Libyan pilot’, 23, is 16th Muslim arrested in connection with Manchester terror attack

Police have arrested a commercial pilot as they begin to close in on the Manchester bomber’s network of associates.

A 23-year-old man from Libya was today taken into custody by detectives after he was arrested at a property in Shoreham-by-the-Sea, 270 miles from the scene of last week’s fatal attack.

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