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Friday 23 February 2018

Two charged with human trafficking of young woman

A five year-old boy has died after falling into a Co Antrim river along with his twin brother. Kayden McGowan, from Ballymena, was swept for more than three miles after entering the River Braid while on a lunchtime walk with his family. Stock image
A five year-old boy has died after falling into a Co Antrim river along with his twin brother. Kayden McGowan, from Ballymena, was swept for more than three miles after entering the River Braid while on a lunchtime walk with his family. Stock image
Independent.ie Newsdesk

Independent.ie Newsdesk

A man and a woman have been charged with human trafficking in Northern Ireland.

It follows the rescue of a potential victim in Dungannon, Co Tyrone, on Tuesday.

Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI) detectives have charged a 32-year-old man with trafficking for sexual exploitation, controlling prostitution, rape and kidnapping.

A 20-year-old woman was accused of trafficking for sexual exploitation, controlling prostitution and kidnapping.

Both are due to appear at Strabane Magistrates' Court.

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