West Yorkshire Police today arrested a man who has been staying in the UK illegally for the past 20 years.
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The man is suspected of serous offences he committed over 20 years ago, the force said.
A spokesman said : "Today officers from Bradford West arrested a male who was an illegal overstayer in this country for over 20 years. He was arrested for Immigration offences and taken to a detention centre pending removal from the UK.
"On his return to his native country the male will be dealt with for serious offences he committed over 20 years ago."