Jim Davidson 'arrested by Jimmy Savile police on suspicion of sex abuse'

Jim Davidson has been arrested by police investigating the Jimmy Savile sex abuse scandal. The 59-year-old comedian was taken into custody on suspicion of sexual offences as part of Operation Yewtree and has since been released on bail, according to The Sun. The former Generation Game host's solicitor Henri Brandman said that the star "vigorously denies" the allegations against him. Brandman's statement read: "Two women have made allegations in respect of Jim that date back approximately 25 years. The complainants were then in their mid-20s." Davidson is said to have been detained at Heathrow Airport in London after flying to the UK ahead of a rumoured appearance on Celebrity Big Brother. He was arrested in West London at noon and taken into custody at a nearby police station. Plain clothes police officers had allegedly arrived at (more)
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