A man has been arrested by Operation Pallial officers conducting an investigation into recent allegations of historic child abuse in North Wales
The man was arrested in Ipswich, Suffolk, on suspicion of a number of serious sexual offences against a number of individuals.
The man is being taken from Ipswich to a police station in North Wales, where he will be interviewed.
This is the first arrest by Operation Pallial, which began investigations in November 2012. The investigation is led by Detective Superintendent Ian Mulcahey of Merseyside Police, supported by officers and staff from the Serious Organised Crime Agency, Child Exploitation and Online Protection centre and forces across the country.