Lincoln teenager arrested on suspicion of grooming offences

A 17-year-old man has been arrested in connection with an investigation into child sexual exploitation in the Lincoln area.

The young man was arrested on November 26 and has been released on bail pending further enquiries by the Investigating Officer.

Detective Inspector Jane Parks, who leads the Child Sexual Exploitation Team, said: “Children involved in this investigation have been contacted. The schools are working with the children and their families providing support where required.”

Several schools in Lincoln have been assisting Lincolnshire Police with their investigation.

If anyone believes they may have information connected with this enquiry should contact Lincolnshire Police on the non emergency number 101 or contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.