Man arrested at 6:30am this morning

Scotland Yard said they have arrested an eighth man as part of Operation Yewtree:

Officers working on Operation Yewtree have this morning, Wednesday 19 December, arrested a man in his 70s in connection with the investigation.

The man from London was arrested at 06.30hrs on suspicion of sexual offences and has been taken into custody at a south London police station.

The individual falls under the strand of the investigation we have termed 'Savile and others.'