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Five arrested in cyber crime raids in Birmingham and Abingdon

Four men and one woman have been arrested in connection with a "high-level" cyber crime gang that targeted UK businesses with malware.

The Metropolitan Police detained them during raids at three addresses in Birmingham and one in Abingdon, Oxfordshire, on Wednesday.

The suspects are aged between 29 and 53.

They were arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to defraud businesses and organisations, and money laundering.

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