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Three men charged with kidnap of woman in Bristol

Three men have been charged with kidnap after armed police freed a woman who was allegedly being held hostage.

Officers rescued the woman, a Chinese national in her early 20s, from a house in Oldbury Court Road in Fishponds, Bristol, at about 1420 GMT on Sunday. She had been missing for several days.

Xue Qun, 22, is charged with kidnap, while Chen Ren, 26, and Feng Li, 21, are also charged with robbery.

The three Chinese nationals will appear at Bristol Crown Court on 19 January.

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