Ex-NHS Staff Investigated

Two former NHS employees have been arrested in Somerset by detectives investigating allegations of inappropriate payments to police and public officials

Ex-NHS pair bailed in corruption probe

Two former NHS employees from Somerset arrested as part of the police probe into suspected corrupt payments to officials have been released on bail.

The 46-year-old-man and 42-year-old woman were held on Thursday in Bridgwater on suspicion of conspiracy to cause misconduct in a public office and corruption.

They were questioned at a police station in Somerset and on Thursday night were bailed until a date in October.

Ex-NHS staff suspected of corruption

Two former NHS employees have been arrested in Somerset by detectives investigating allegations of inappropriate payments to police and public officials.

The 46-year-old-man and 42-year-old woman were arrested on Thursday morning in Bridgwater as part of the Operation Elveden inquiry and are being held on suspicion of conspiracy to cause misconduct in a public office and on suspicion of corruption.

The arrests came as a 26-year-old man was arrested in Surrey as part of the Operation Weeting investigation into hacking of voicemail boxes.

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