Lancashire

Janine Wiles faces trial over alleged kidnap claim

A woman from Blackpool has appeared in court accused of falsely claiming her daughter had been abducted.

Janine Wiles, 24, from Kent Road, alleged her two-year-old daughter had been snatched from their back yard on 30 June.

She has been bailed and committed for trial at Preston Crown Court charged with perverting the course of justice.

A man was arrested on suspicion of attempted child abduction was released without charge on 6 July.

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