Freddie Starr 'under arrest' says ITV documentary maker

Mark Williams-Thomas, the man behind the ITV Exposure Jimmy Savile documentary, has tweeted that comedian Freddie Starr is under arrest.

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Starr re-bailed by Savile cops

Freddie Starr has been re-bailed following his arrest by police officers investigating the Jimmy Savile abuse scandal. The 69-year-old has been re-bailed to return on a date in March 2013, pending further inquiries, police said.