BREAKING: Reality Show Judge Neil Fox Arrested In Connection With Alleged Sexual Assaults
Former Pop Idol judge and Magic FM DJ Neil Fox was arrested this morning in connection with alleged sexual assaults on two women.
The 53-year-old was taken in custody at Magic FM studios just moments after he finished presenting his breakfast show, which will now be temporarily taken off air.
According to BBC News, the DJ, known as 'Dr Fox', is being questioned in relation to two alleged assaults, which have been described as "historical". Police also stated that they had searched properties in west London and the Littlehampton area of West Sussex.
Magic FM issued a statement this afternoon, confirming the news.
"Bauer Media can confirm that Neil Fox, presenter of the Magic Radio breakfast show, was today arrested by Westminster Police. He is currently being questioned about various allegations. In the circumstances, Neil will be off air from tomorrow to enable him to devote his full attention to dealing with these matters. All other aspects of his contract will remain unchanged while matters are resolved. We can make no further comment at this stage."