Awful, harrowing news from Manchester Arena in Manchester, England this evening. Law enforcement officials are confirming at least 20 fatalities after an explosion at the very end of an Ariana Grande concert in the arena.
The police in Manchester have issued the following statement:
The Mayor of Manchester issued the following tweet about the city being targeted:
The blast caused instant pandemonium, with thousands scurrying into Victoria Station under the area and to other areas around the city for safety.