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21 August 2014 Last updated at 18:13

Police rescue 'human traffic victim'

A woman from Latvia believed to have been trafficked into the UK and kept prisoner for over a year is rescued by police in Greater Manchester.


David FramptonMotorcyclist dies in car crash

A motorcyclist has died after drifting on to the wrong side of the road and colliding with a car, police say.

The crime sceneWoman found dead in garden named

A woman found dead in a back garden in Wigan is identified by police.

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