Savile abuse scandal: man arrested in Bedfordshire

A man in his 60s has been arrested by police investigating the Jimmy Savile abuse scandal.

The man, from Bedfordshire, was held this morning on suspicion of sexual offences and is being questioned.

Police said the allegations made against him do not directly involve Savile, and are classed under the strand of their investigation termed "others".

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DLT arrested in Savile inquiry

Former disc jockey Dave Lee Travis has been arrested at his home near Leighton Buzzard on suspicion of sexual offences by officers from the Jimmy Savile abuse inquiry