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Jimmy Tarbuck Arrested by North Yorkshire Police After Historic Child Sex Abuse Claim


6:41am 7th May 2013

Jimmy Tarbuck has been arrested by North Yorkshire Police as part of a historic child sex abuse inquiry.   

It's after claims of an alleged assault on a young boy in Harrogate in the late 1970s.

The 73 year old comedian was arrested in London on the 26th April.

He's been released on bail while inquiries continue.

The arrest follows information passed to North Yorkshire Police by Metropolitan Police officers working on Operation Yewtree.

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