Two people are to due to appear in court in Birmingham today, accused of holding four men in slavery.
West Midlands Police said four men were found in squalid conditions at a property in Alum Rock Road, Birmingham, on 6 January this year.
54-year-old Vasilica Panaghita, of Alum Rock Road, and Cristian Panaghita, who is 31, of Cotterills Lane, Ward End, are facing charges brought under the Criminal Law Act.
They are expected to appear for a plea hearing at Birmingham Crown Court today.
A promising teenage athlete has been jailed for four years following a string of gunpoint robberies in a Birmingham park in June last year.
West Midlands Police have released footage of the high speed pursuit of a Wolverhampton gang member who stole almost £40,000 in cigarettes.
A robber from Birmingham who took a picture of his stairs carpeted with all the cash he had stolen has been jailed for eight years.