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Jimmy Savile abuse claims: Police to pursue 120 leads

Police investigating alleged sexual abuse of girls by the late Jimmy Savile are pursuing 120 separate lines of inquiry, a press conference was told.

Scotland Yard detectives said police had recorded eight allegations against Sir Jimmy, including two rapes, but that there could be 20 to 25 victims in total.

Jon Brain reports.

  • 09 Oct 2012
  • From the section UK