Police raid Fazeley property as part of human trafficking operation

An address in Fazeley has been raided as part of a police operation targeting human trafficking.

Two men were arrested after a property on Fazeley Road was targeted, along with one at The Gullet in Polesworth and another three on Albert Road in Tamworth.

A Staffordshire Police spokesperson said: “Officers executed five warrants this morning after receiving information from concerned members of the public about suspicious activity at several addresses.

“A 32-year-old man was arrested at the Polesworth address and a 32-year-old was arrested at one of the Albert Road addresses on suspicion of human trafficking. They have been taken into custody.

“As a result of today’s activity a ma has also been taken into care.”

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