23-year-old has been arrested on suspicion of abducting and sexually assaulting a six-year-old lady.
The drive acquired numerous experiences a toddler had been kidnapped shortly after 4pm on Wednesday, sparking a significant investigation.
GMP stated in an announcement: “Fortunately, the kid – a lady aged six– was safely reunited along with her household a short while later.”
Detectives consider a person took the lady from residential road Warne Avenue, and right into a wooded space close to a disused railway observe.
On Thursday, police issued a CCTV enchantment in a bid to hint a person they wished to talk to.
On Friday morning, GMP confirmed a 25-year-old man had been arrested on suspicion of abduction and sexual assault.
A 35-year-old man was arrested on Wednesday and interviewed by police earlier than being launched with no additional motion.
Detective Superintendent Richard Hunt, of GMP’s Ashton CID, on Thursday praised the little lady’s bravery following her ordeal.
“I’d wish to commend the sufferer for her immense bravery in aiding cops with our investigation,” he stated. “She is receiving help from specialist officers and companions at this actually distressing time.
“In depth enquiries are ongoing with vital assets and I want to reassure the neighborhood and as a precautionary measure we have now further cops and PCSOs out and about.
“I want to thank the general public for all their help to this point. For those who do know or see something, please contact us as quickly as you’ll be able to.”
Anybody with info ought to contact officers on 0161 856 9262 or LiveChat quoting incident 2270 of 17/08.
Data might be handed anonymously to the impartial charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.