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Boy, 12, arrested over suspected homophobic assault in Liverpool

Two men in their 30s sustained injuries after being approached by three male youths

A 12-year-old boy has been arrested on suspicion of a homophobic assault on two men in Liverpool.

The men, both in their 30s, were walking down Manningham Road in the Anfield area of the city at 9.20pm on Saturday when they were approached by three male youths, Merseyside police said.

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