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Arrests in human trafficking investigation

Three men have been arrested following an investigation into the alleged exploitation of Slovakian nationals working in Medway.

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Three men arrested in human trafficking investigation

Three men have been arrested following an investigation into the alleged exploitation of Slovakian nationals working in Medway.

Working in partnership with the Gangmaster Licensing Authority (GLA), Kent Police executed four warrants across the Medway Towns in the early hours of Wednesday 7th August.

A 34-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of people trafficking offences, a 57-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of fraud and a 26-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of possession with intent to supply and fraud.

The three men, all from Chatham, have been bailed to 1 October pending further enquiries.

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