It has been confirmed that Freddie Starr has been arrested.
Met Police said a man in his 60s from Warwickshire was arrested at approximately 17:45 on suspicion of sexual offences and taken into custody.
This is the second arrest in Operation Yewtree, the investigation termed 'Saville and others.'
Gary Glitter, the first arrest, was held on Sunday.
Starr denies all the allegations against him.