Man arrested after Whaley Bridge explosion released pending further investigation

Police attended the incident in Whaley Bridge on Tuesday night.
Police attended the incident in Whaley Bridge on Tuesday night.

A man who was arrested on suspicion of causing an explosion to endanger life in Whaley Bridge has been released pending further investigation.

As reported yesterday, police, firefighters and a bomb disposal team attended a house on Elnor Lane on Tuesday night after receiving reports of an explosion.

A Derbyshire Constabulary spokesman said this morning: "The arrested man has now been released pending further investigation."