Thursday, April 19, 2012

Duncan Larcombe the Sun's Royal Editor Held In Corruption Probe

The Sun's royal editor has been arrested by police investigating alleged corrupt payments to public officials, it has been reported.

Duncan Larcombe, 36, was held in a dawn swoop on his home in Kent on suspicion
of conspiracy to corrupt and conspiracy to cause misconduct in a public office.

Scotland Yard detectives from Operation Elveden have also arrested a former member
of the Armed Forces, 42, and a woman, 38, at their house in Lancashire.

The arrests bring the total of those detained since last July as part of the Elveden inquiry to 26.

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