Shropshire school sex abuse claims reviewed by police

Police are investigating historical claims of widespread sexual abuse at a school.

The allegations relate to a school in Shropshire and date back to the 1960s and 1970s, West Mercia Police said.

The force said launched a probe after new information. It will form part of a wider review that is currently ongoing, the force said.

A police spokesman declined to name the school and was unable to comment further on the investigation.

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