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A man arrested in connection with slavery offences in Dorset has been released on bail.
The 23-year-old was held when police raided a business unit on Ringwood Road in Bournemouth yesterday as part of an investigation into forced labour and human trafficking.
Six men, aged between 20 and 30 were moved to safety.
Police investigating a suspected slavery operation in Dorset have taken a man into custody for questioning.
They say 6 victims have been moved to safety. It follows a raid at a business unit in Ringwood Road in Bournemouth. Our correspondent Martin Dowse has the very latest.
Dorset Police today carried out a warrant at an address in Bournemouth as part of an investigation into forced labour and human trafficking.
Police officers and staff were involved in the operation at a business unit in Ringwood Road.
As a result six suspected male victims, aged between 20 and 30 years, have been taken to a place of safety and are being given all the help and support they need.
A 23-year-old man from Bournemouth has been arrested in connection with slavery offences.