Man bailed after abuse arrest

A man in his 60s arrested this morning on suspicion of sexual offences by officers investigating the Jimmy Savile abuse scandal has been bailed until January. His arrest is not directly related to Savile.

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Man arrested by Savile police on suspicion of sexual offences

Detectives investigating the Jimmy Savile sex abuse scandal have arrested a man in his 60s, police have said.

The man, from London, was held at 6.45am on suspicion of sexual offences and taken to a south London police station.

He was arrested as part of Operation Yewtree, the investigation into allegations of sex abuse surrounding Savile and others, and falls under the strand termed "others", Scotland Yard said.

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