Officers from Operation Yewtree - the investigation of sex abuse claims surrounding Jimmy Savile and others - arrested the suspect at 7.15am today at an address in Cambridge.
A Scotland Yard spokesman said a man was arrested on suspicion of sexual offences and has been taken into custody locally.
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The flame-haired royal is an accomplished polo player but that didn't stop him taking a tumble not once, but twice, during the game.
A 24-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after the body washed up on the Thames shoreline.
Police were called to an address in Carlisle on Friday night but the eight-month-old died later in hospital.