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Kidnap charges after Oswestry incident

Four men have been charged with kidnap following an incident in Shropshire.

An incident involving a woman and three children happened outside Griffin Courtyard on Leg Street, Oswestry, at about 16:00 GMT on Friday.

Two men received minor injuries, but the woman and three children were not believed to be hurt, West Mercia Police said.

Four men from West Bromwich, aged 38, 36, 31 and 27, are due at Telford Magistrates' Court on Monday.

The 38-year-old man and the 27-year-old man have been charged with four counts of kidnap.

The other two men have been charged with four counts of kidnap and one count of assault.

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