Woman accused of trafficking appears in court

A Chinese national accused of trafficking girls to work in a brothel in Weston appeared in court again on Friday.

Yanling Yang, aged 52, of Wadham Street, was at North Somerset Courthouse in St Georges for a committal hearing to crown court.

Yang is charged with trafficking persons in the UK for sexual exploitation between May 2-4.

She is also accused of managing and assisting in the management of a brothel from January 1 to May 4.

She will appear again at Bristol Crown Court on July 15 for a plea and case management hearing.

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