Care home staff released on police bail

The six care home staff arrested as part of an investigation into neglect and abuse at the Hillcroft nursing home in Slyne-with-Hest, near Lancaster, have been released on bail.

A Lancashire Police spokesman said: "Six people arrested under the Mental Health and Mental Capacity Acts have been released on police bail until November 14."

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Care home staff investigated

Six members of staff from a Lancashire care home have been arrested by police investigating allegations ranging from neglect to physical abuse.