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Men released on bail in historic child sex abuse investigation

The men were arrested in the Greater Belfast area this morning

Two men arrested in connection with an investigation into allegations of historical sexual child abuse in Co Down have been released on bail.

The men, aged 55 and 53, were arrested in the Greater Belfast area this morning.

They have been taken to Antrim police station to assist police with their enquiries.

Last week, two other men aged 67 and 60 were arrested in Newtownards and Ardglass as part of the same investigation.

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