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How to use arrested in a sentence?

  1. Aceh Police:

    Cutting the hair of those arrested to ‘make them masculine’ and forcing them to dress like men are forms of public shaming and amount to cruel, inhuman and degrading treatment.

  2. Francis Mwijukye:

    He refused to return home and was immediately arrested and taken to Nagalama Police Post.

  3. Mia Paz in jail:

    I had so much fear, I didn’t know how to manage it, and I lashed out. I ran from police until my first charge was for resisting arrest at age 15, i was arrested again at age 16. The police officer he sat on my back and he lashed my feet to my hands. What that policeman did, it felt not much different from what my uncle did. I could speak about the police, but I couldn't talk about my uncle, the fear was deep inside.

  4. Ahmad Mohammad:

    We arrested 10 people today ... items recovered included a Lexus jeep, two motorcylces and ... ammunition.

  5. The Iranian consulate in Herat:

    Iranian border guards have not arrested any Afghan citizens.

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