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Parental abduction ring smashed after two-year AFP investigation

A clandestine parental abduction ring has been smashed by the Australian Federal Police, after a two-year investigation into the group that allegedly organised and financed the abduction of children in breach of family law orders.

Two Grafton men, a Townsville man and Perth woman have been charged over their role in the syndicate, which allegedly helped two separate women abduct and hide their children. All three children involved have since been safely located by the AFP.

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