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Facebook page shut down after Corby boy's drugs arrest

A teenager has been released on bail after being questioned by police about the supply of illegal drugs via the Facebook social media website.

Northamptonshire Police seized computer equipment, drugs paraphernalia and mobile phones during the arrest of the 17-year-old from Corby.

Police said a Facebook page, which had more than 200 friends, was shut down.

Officers said they would be taking part in activities in schools to promote internet safety.

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