Two in court on slavery charges

Jersey Marine men accused under Modern Slavery Act

Two men are due in Swansea Magistrates Court today charged with offences under the Modern Slavery Act and assault.

Anthony Howard Baker who's 48, and 19 year-old Harvey Baker 19, were arrested on Wednesday evening and Friday morning respectively, on suspicion of holding a person in slavery or servitude.

The men are both from Jersey Marine.
A 20-year-old man is currently in hospital and is being supported by officers and specialist services.

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