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Two arrested in Co Down over historical child sex abuse

Two men are being held for questioning by police. Credit: Presseye

Two men have been arrested in Co Down as part of an investigation into allegations of serious historical child sexual abuse.

The men, aged 67 and 60, were detained by officers from the PSNI’s Public Protection branch on Thursday morning.

The arrests were made in the Newtownards and Ardglass areas.

Both men have been taken to Antrim PSNI Station to assist with police enquiries.