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Glitter bailed by Savile police

Gary Glitter, real name Paul Gadd, was arrested on Sunday morning by police investigating allegations of abuse committed by television presenter Jimmy Savile. He was released on bail on Sunday evening to return to a police station in December.

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Glitter arrested by officers investigating Savile abuse claims

Gary Glitter has been arrested by officers working on Operation Yewtree.

  • Operation Yewtree is a formal criminal investigation
  • It is investigating alleged child sexual exploitation by Jimmy Savile and others
  • The operation began as an enquiry but became a criminal investigation after 200 potential victims were identified

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