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Beetham Tower: Man, 20, bailed after hotel attack

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Image caption The victim is recovering at home after the attack

A 20-year-old man arrested on suspicion of attempted murder over an attack on a woman at a Manchester hotel has been bailed by police.

A 20-year-old woman was treated for lacerations to her neck after the attack at the Hilton in the Beetham Tower on Deansgate on Monday.

Three men, a woman and a girl, aged 17, held on suspicion of attempted murder were released under investigation.

One of the released men is aged 24 and two are aged 26, and the woman is 20.

The victim was attacked inside the hotel and flagged down officers outside the building at about 11:10 BST on Monday.

She was later discharged from hospital.

Greater Manchester Police said officers were continuing to investigate, and appealed for information.

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