Arrest over 'plebgate' leak claim

A 46-year-old officer from Scotland Yard's Diplomatic Protection Group has been arrested over alleged leaks to the media linked to the "plebgate" affair, the Metropolitan Police said.

Met Police: Allegations against officer 'extremely serious'

by - UK Editor

The Metropolitan Police said the allegations against the officer arrested today are "extremely serious" and the investigation continues with "urgency, determination and an open mind."

The latest information from Scotland Yard reveals there are now six officers and one civilian arrested or being investigated over the Andrew Mitchell "plebgate" incident.

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