Police investigate sexual abuse claims at school

Police in Lancashire are investigating reports of sexual abuse at an Islamic girls' school in Lancaster.

Detectives say they had been contacted by someone who was concerned for the welfare of a small group of teenage girls inside the grounds of the Jamea Al Kauthar school.

Three men have been arrested.

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Islam school arrests: Men bailed

Two men have been released on bail after being arrested on suspicion of false imprisonment and sexual assault at the Islamic School for Girls in Lancaster. Another man has been released without charge.