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Male creche worker arrested over “sexual abuse” of kids

Male creche worker arrested over “sexual abuse” of kids

A male childcare worker was arrested over the alleged sexual abuse of two children at a crèche in Co Kildare.

According to reports in the Irish Daily Mail the man was arrested in Kildare last Tuesday and was quizzed for several hours before being released without charge, while gardai prepare a file for the DPP.

The man, who is aged in his 20s, is alleged to have abused two children, aged under six.

Reports indicate that the employee was suspended as soon as the allegations came to light.

Parents of two children made formal complaints to gartda about offences which were alleged to have occurred between 2015 and 2016.

Tulsa are also investigating the allegations.