He has been remanded in custody and appeared at Manchester Magistrates’ Court today, Thursday 15 November 2018.
Just after 12:15 in the afternoon of Wednesday 13 November 2018, Greater Manchester Police were called to Hamerton Road. They were alerted that threatening phone calls had been made to a third party - according to reports this third party was a member of staff at Department Of Work and Pensions.
Officers discovered a flammable liquid at a property on the street and a number of people were evacuated from their homes as a precaution.
The location has now been declared safe by specialist units.
People are now back in their homes in a safe capacity.