Leicester

Leicester teenage sex exploitation case prompts arrests

Six people have been arrested in Leicester in connection with alleged sexual exploitation of a 16-year-old.

The men, aged 16, 19, 22, 23, 30 and 31, are currently being questioned.

Six other men, arrested in January as part of the same investigation, are due in court later this month charged with a total of 21 offences.

Two youths aged 15 and 17, who were also arrested in connection with the investigation, remain on police bail while enquiries continue.

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