Police investigate modern slavery and human trafficking allegations - The Rugby Observer

Police investigate modern slavery and human trafficking allegations

Rugby Editorial 29th Nov, 2018 Updated: 29th Nov, 2018   0

POLICE have arrested a man from Rugby following an investigation into modern slavery and human trafficking allegations.

Warrants were executed at a house in Abbey Street and a hand car wash in the town before police arrested the 33-year-old on suspicion of human trafficking yesterday (Wednesday November 28).

Three alleged victims have been identified and measures have been put in place to safeguard them.

The investigations are ongoing.

Anyone with information should call police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Those with concerns can also call the Modern Slavery Helpline on 08000 121 700 or go to www.modernslaveryhelpline.org for more information.

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