North East Wales

Man and woman bailed over north Wales historical abuse

A man and a woman have been given bail by police as part of an investigation into historical sex abuse at care homes in north Wales.

The man, 63, and woman, 60, from Seaford, Sussex, were arrested on suspicion of indecent assault by officers involved in Operation Pallial.

They have been questioned in connection with alleged offences against a boy between 1975 and 1976 when he was aged between 11 and 12.

They have been bailed until December.

The pair were questioned at Sussex police station.

To date one man has been charged.

The arrests were the sixth and seventh as part of the operation.

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