Two held in sex trafficking probe

Police investigating sex trafficking made two arrests today linked to the disappearance of teenage girls from social services care.

A 34-year-old British man and a 25-year-old Nigerian woman were detained in Enfield, north London, on suspicion of trafficking.

The man was also arrested on suspicion of abduction.

They were targeted as part of an investigation into alleged trafficking of young women from West Africa into Europe for sexual exploitation.