Missing boys found

Three boys from Sunderland have been found in the Lancashire area, police said.

Police investigating their disappearance from Sunderland have arrested a man and a woman in Birmingham.

The boys have been missing since Monday.

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Missing boys case 'not being treated as abduction'

The case of three boys who went missing from their home in The Oaks area of Sunderland yesterday is not being treated as an abduction, Northumbria Police have said.

Border agencies and all UK police forces are on alert, they added.

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