Fifth Arrest In Care Home Abuse Inquiry

Detectives investigating allegations of historic sex abuse at children's homes in North Wales have arrested another suspect.

The 62-year-old man has been taken to a police station in North Wales, where he will be interviewed. 

He's accused of offences alleged to have happened against two boys in the 1980s when they were aged 14 and 15. 

Today's arrest is the fifth by officers from Operation Pallial. 

One man, John Allen, has been charged with a total of 32 serious sexual offences. 

He has been remanded in custody pending trial.

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