Rebekah Brooks leaves Oxfordshire police station

Rebekah Brooks has been released on bail, following her arrest this morning for perverting the course of justice in relation to the phone hacking inquiry.

She was arrested along with her husband following a dawn raid on her home.

43-year-old Brooks was questioned at an Oxfordshire police station whilst her husband Mr Brooks was interviewed at a Buckinghamshire police station.

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Hacking inquiry: Brooks bailed

Five people arrested over allegations of cover-ups in the phone-hacking inquiry - understood to include Rebekah Brooks and her racehorse trainer husband Charlie Brooks - have been released on bail.