Manchester attack: Man hailed ‘hero’ charged with bank card theft at Arena

Latest news

    Chris Parker
    Image caption Chris Parker was reported to have comforted a seriously injured girl and a woman who died in his arms

    A man who was hailed a hero after the Manchester Arena attack has been charged with stealing a bank card at the venue on the night of the blast.

    Chris Parker, 33, of no fixed abode, has been charged with two counts of theft, Greater Manchester Police said.

    Mr Parker was reported to have comforted a seriously injured girl and a woman who died in his arms.

    Twenty-two people died in the attack at the end of an Ariana Grande concert on the evening of 22 May.

    View the original article:

    Mr Parker was remanded in custody to appear at Manchester and Salford Magistrates’ Court on Wednesday.

    In the same category are

    Fernando Alonso: McLaren’s Spanish driver announces retirement from Formula 1 Spanish two-time world champion Fernando Alonso has announced he is to retire from Formula 1 at the end of the season.The McLaren driver will end a c...
    Babies in prams ‘exposed to more pollution’ Image copyright Getty Images Babies and young children in prams can be exposed to up to 60% more pollution than adults, a study suggests.Experts sai...
    Fortnite used by company for job interviews Image copyright Dare.Win A French marketing agency is inviting applicants for an internship to discuss the opportunity over a game of Fortnite. Cand...
    Asian Games – Is this eclectic mix of 40 events the Olympics+? Spurs' Son Heung-min (centre) and his South Korean team-mates share the Asian Games stage with less familiar sporting figuresOver the the next four d...
    Ben Stokes: England all-rounder added to Test squad after not-guilty verdict Stokes did play in England's first Test with India at EdgbastonBen Stokes will be added to England's squad for the third Test against India after bei...
    Jeremy Corbyn will not apologise over Tunisia wreath row Image copyright Palestinian embassy in Tunis/Facebook Image caption Jeremy Corbyn was pictured at a wreath-laying ceremony in 2014 Jeremy Corbyn h...

    Leave a comment

    Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

    This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.