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13 quizzed over museum thefts

Thirteen people – including three men from Northern Ireland – remain in custody after being arrested on Tuesday in a national operation into high-value museum thefts.

A total of 20 people were arrested following a series of dawn raids across England and Northern Ireland.

Chinese artefacts and rhinoceros horn were stolen from Durham Museum, Gorringes Auction House in East Sussex, Norwich Castle Museum in Norfolk and the Fitzwilliam Museum in Cambridge.

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