DLT arrested in Savile inquiry

Former disc jockey Dave Lee Travis has been arrested at his home near Leighton Buzzard on suspicion of sexual offences by officers from the Jimmy Savile abuse inquiry

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Man: 'Savile abused and threatened me when I was nine'

Kevin Cook, aged 45, of Essex, has told ITV News Jimmy Savile abused him after he appeared on Jim'll Fix It aged nine.

He said: "He made some threats to me, telling me not to tell anybody. I was just so scared. He told me no-one would believe me and that he knew where I lived."

He added: "I feel like a new man now I have told somebody. A weight has been lifted off my shoulders."

Watch the full interview with Kevin Cook on the ITV Evening News at 6.30pm.

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