Coventry & Warwickshire

Coventry police officer arrested over child sex allegations

A police officer in Coventry has been arrested over allegations of child sex abuse.

The 48-year-old, whose work is based in the city, was arrested at his home earlier on Friday.

The allegations, which are historical, refer to sexual indecency with a child, a West Midlands Police spokesperson said.

The constable, who lives in Coventry, is currently being questioned at a police station in the West Midlands.

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