More Oxford Raids Over Bullfinch

6 June 2013, 09:08

Heart's been given access to MORE raids by police investigating child exploitation in the Thames Valley.

Our reporter was with officers who searched an Oxford guest house yesterday (06/06/13) in relation to Operation Bullfinch. 

We can reveal it's Nanford Guest House in Iffley Road - the SAME guest house where the orignial 999 call was made which sparked the raids carried out in March 2012. 

Supt Christian Bunt on Nanford Guesthouse raids

The warrant is in relation to information that came to light during the recent trial at the Old Bailey where evidence was heard that the guest house had been used to facilitate child sexual exploitation. 

Officers have also executed another warrant at a property in Sunningwell Road, Sunningwell. 

Three men, aged 81, 49 and 48, were arrested on suspicion of being a landlord letting a premise for use as a brothel, causing or inciting child prostitution for gain and encouraging / assisting in an offence believing it will be committed, namely rape and causing child prostitution. 

The men have now been bailed until September 4th.