Twelve arrests in Stoke-on-Trent child abuse probe

Written by on June 21, 2019

Twelve people have been arrested over child abuse allegations, police said.

Eleven men, aged between 23 and 47, and a 55-year-old woman, all from Stoke-on-Trent, were held by Staffordshire Police’s child protection and exploitation team, it said.

Nine men and a woman, arrested on Thursday, were released on bail pending further enquiries, the force said.

Two men, arrested on Friday, remain in custody for questioning, a spokeswoman added.

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