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July 18, 2011 10:02 am

Former Murdoch Executive Arrested in Hacking Probe

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Guardian – Rebekah Brooks who resigned on Friday as News International’s chief executive, has been arrested by police investigating allegations of phone hacking by the News of the World and allegations that police officers were bribed to leak sensitive information.

Brooks was taken into custody at midday on Sunday, after agreeing to attend a London police station for questioning. Her spokesman, Bell Pottinger chairman David Wilson, said she did not know she was to meet with police until late on Friday, and that she did not know the appointment would result in her arrest.

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