Officer arrested was at Downing St during 'plebgate' incident

The female police officer who was arrested over alleged media leaks about the "plebgate" affair was present at Downing Street during the time of the incident in September, the Metropolitan Police said.

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'Plebgate' officer arrest

A 46-year-old female police officer from Scotland Yard's Diplomatic Protection Group has been arrested over alleged leaks to the media linked to the Andrew Mitchell "plebgate" affair, the Metropolitan Police said.