A suspected brothel owner has been arrested on suspicion of modern slavery offences in Epsom High Street.

Surrey Police were called to a flat in Epsom High Street yesterday afternoon (Monday, July 10) following reports of a disturbance and furniture being thrown out of the window of the third floor.

While at the scene, an allegation was made that the flat was being used as a brothel.

A 36-year-old man was arrested and remains in custody.

A woman was taken to hospital to be treated for a cut to her arm, but has since been released.

Surrey Police is investigating.

To offer information, call the force on 101, quoting crime reference number 45170074204, or report online at report.police.uk

To offer information anonymously, call the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.