The scandal across the pond continues
The former news editor and current chief reporter from the News of the World are in police custody after being arrested on suspicion of unlawfully intercepting mobile phone voicemail messages.
Ian Edmondson and Neville Thurlbeck had voluntarily presented themselves at different London police stations this morning and were arrested. It is expected their homes will be searched by officers at midday.
Scotland Yard has confirmed that two men, aged 50 and 42, ‘were arrested this morning after attending separate police stations in south-west London by appointment’.