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Man quizzed by Kent Police after paedophile hunter sting

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Original article from Kent Live

A man is being questioned by Kent Police after he was arrested in connection with a 'paedophile hunter' sting.

Live footage of an Innocent Voices member confronting the man in East Sussex was streamed on Facebook on Monday (June 28).

Heated discussions between the two lasted for almost an hour and the live video was ended shortly after police officers arrived.

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The footage has been viewed more than 134,000 times in less than 24 hours and has sparked outrage.

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The 38-year-old was arrested in Camber Sands on suspicion of sexual communication with a child.

The arrest was carried out by Sussex Police officers acting on behalf of Kent Police.

He was taken to custody in Kent where he was interviewed and further enquiries were made.

A Sussex Police spokesperson said: "On Monday evening (June 28) Sussex officers acting on behalf of Kent Police arrested a 38-year-old man at a location in Cambers Sands on suspicion of sexual communication with a child.

"He was taken to custody in Kent for interview and further enquiries."

Kent Police has been approached for a statement.

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