Charges over child sex ring

Five Shropshire men have been charged in connection with a child sex ring allegedly involving nine teenage girls, it was revealed this afternoon.

Five Shropshire men have been charged in connection with a child sex ring allegedly involving nine teenage girls, it was revealed this afternoon.

The men are alleged to have been part of a gang who groomed girls aged between 13 and 15 for sex with other men.

Three of the men appeared before magistrates in Telford this afternoon to face the allegations.

Mohammed Ali Sultan, 23, from Victoria Avenue, in Wellington, Mohammed Younis, 57, and Abdul Rous, 33, both of Kingsland, Arleston, Wellington, are all charged with conspiring with others to cause or incite a child to engage in sexual activity between January 1, 2008, and December 7, 2009, in Shrewsbury or elsewhere in the country.

Read the full story in today's Shropshire Star.

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