Rolf Harris arrested on child abuse charges in UK

Rolf Harris arrested on child abuse charges in UK

It is been confirmed today Veteran Australian entertainer Rolf Harris has been arrested in the UK on child sex abuse charges.

It comes after an inquiry was set up in the wake of scandal involving late BBC personality Jimmy Saville.

British police had said an 82 year old Australian entertainer was being investigated on suspicion of sexual offences, but had not confirmed a name.

There had been speculation Harris was the Australian personality in question, the UK newspaper The Sun has become the first media outlet to publicly name him today.

Harris is reportedly denying all charges.

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