A 27 year-old man has been charged with human trafficking.

Robert Florin Dragnea, a Romanian national living in Preston was arrested at Liverpool John Lennon Airport on Wednesday, September 20.

He has been charged under Section 2 of the Modern Slavery Act relating to alleged incidents at a Merseyside hotel between January 1 and September 20.

He was remanded in custody and will appear before South Sefton Magistrates court today.

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