TV weatherman Fred Talbot Held Over ‘Sex Abuse’ April 9th, 2013 admin Latest News Shares Comments TV weatherman Fred Talbot has been arrested by police investigating historic sexual abuse at a school where he taught. Fred, aged 63 was held on suspicion of three counts of indecent assault and four counts of inciting a child to commit acts of gross indecency. The alleged offences relate to his time as a biology teacher at Altrincham Grammar School for Boys in Manchester, between the early 1970s to early 1980s, where four alleged victims were pupils. He remains in police custody for questioning. Detective Chief Inspector Sellars said: “Since allegations were made to police in December 2012 we have made good progress with this investigation and with tracing and speaking to former pupils of Altrincham Grammar school. “However, as part of our ongoing enquiry I am eager to trace anyone who attended the school between the early 1970s and 1980s, who feel they may have information to assist the police investigation.” Pictured above is Fred Talbot when he visited Southport Rugby Ground. Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07930717137 Email [email protected] Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Breaking local news as it happens, searchable archives with photographs, the ability to instantly comment on news articles – there are so many advantages to OTS (Onthespot) News. If you want your news read locally online then send it to [email protected] – relying only on the newspaper is to restrict yourself to an ever reducing audience. Onthespot – your online reporter www.onthespotnews.co.uk Do you have a story to tell? Call OTS www.callots.co.uk Please text or phone 07930717137 or email [email protected] Follow OTS (Onthespot) on Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Related Comments comments!