Missing girls, 15 and 16, found hundreds of miles from home as second man arrested

The girls, aged 15 and 16, from Kent and Harrow, were found at an address in Dundee, Scotland this afternoon with police arresting a 54-year-old man on Tuesday and a 20-year-old man this afternoon

Two teenage girls reported missing have been found hundreds of miles from home.

The girls, aged 15 and 16, from Kent and Harrow, were found at an address in Dundee, Scotland this afternoon.

Police arrested a 54-year-old man on Tuesday on suspicion of people trafficking and he remains in custody at a North London police station.

This afternoon they said a second man had also been arrested.

A statement from the Metropolitan Police said: “A 20-year-old male was arrested at a separate address in Scotland on Thursday, 7 October. He remains in custody at Police Scotland facility.

“A 54-year-old man arrested on Tuesday, 5 October was charged on Thursday, 7 October with child abduction and modern slavery. He appears in custody, at Willesden Magistrates court later today [7 October].

“Detectives from the Met’s North West Command Unit investigate. Enquiries continue.”