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Five charged in 'trafficking' probe

Five people have been charged following an investigation into alleged trafficking and a forced prostitution ring, police said today.

They will appear at Westminster Magistrates' Court today regarding the offences which are alleged to have taken place in Kensington and Chelsea, London.


Police charge six for trafficking offences

Scotland Yard released details of the trafficking charges this morning. Credit: PA

The Metropolitan Police have said that six people from London have been charged in connection with the trafficking of an Indian woman. The suspects face a number of counts including rape, sexual assault and making threats to kill the victim who came from the city of Hyderabad.