British police arrest two men in Texas synagogue attack investigation
A law enforcement vehicle sits near the Congregation Beth Israel synagogue on Jan. 16, 2022, in Colleyville, Texas. - Brandon Bell/Getty Images North America/TNS

LONDON (Reuters) - British police on Thursday arrested two men as part of an investigation into a hostage taking at a synagogue in Texas. "Two men have been arrested this morning in Birmingham and Manchester," counter terrorism police said. The daylong siege at the Congregation Beth Israel synagogue in Colleyville, about 16 miles northeast of Fort Worth, Texas, ended in gunfire on Saturday night with all four hostages released unharmed and the death of the suspect. (Reporting by Kate Holton; writing by Guy Faulconbridge)