01:18AM, Tuesday 03 December 2013
A 69-year-old man from Maidenhead has been arrested as part of an investigation into allegations of historical sexual abuse in the care system in North Wales.
The man was arrested on suspicion of a number of sexual offences against a boy on Tuesday as part of Operation Pallial, which is being led by the National Crime Agency (NCA).
The offences are alleged to have taken place against a boy between 1984 and 1985, when he was aged between 14 and 15 years old.
The man is being interviewed by NCA officers.
The arrest is the 17th to take place in connection with the investigation.
One person has so far been charged.
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