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Rotherham man charged with child abduction

A man from Rotherham has been charged with abducting three girls, and causing or inciting a 13-year-old girl to engage in sexual activity.

A 13-year-old and two 11-year-olds were reported missing at 22:30 BST on Saturday, South Yorkshire Police said.

The force said a "large-scale search" was carried out before the girls returned home in the early hours of Sunday.

Vejuhadin Ghorbani, 37, was arrested in the Clifton area a short time later.

He is due to appear at Rotherham Magistrates' Court on Tuesday morning.

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