A man's been beaten and stabbed by a group of men outside a pub in Newcastle
5 Arrested On Suspicion Of Human Trafficking
Five people have been arrested by Northumbria Police on suspicion of human trafficking
The two men and three women have been arrested on suspicion of human trafficking after a man and a woman told Northumbria Police they had been exploited for work.
The alleged victims, both from Slovakia, went to a police station in Newcastle and told officers they had been subject to human trafficking.
Northumbria Police said that, as a result, two men, aged 22 and 38, and three women, aged 18, 24 and 37, had been arrested.
All five have been bailed pending further inquiries.
The 5 year old's family were hoping to raise £700,000 to take him to the US for treatment
The charity Mind has found authorities in our region spend an average of £137,000 a year on mental health services
Emergency services were called to Lucker, Belford, early this morning. An investigation is underway
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