A 75 YEAR old man from Old Colwyn has been arrested today as part of an investigation into historical sexual abuse in care homes in North Wales.
The man was arrested by officers from the National Crime Agency on suspicion of a number of physical and sexual assaults.
The arrest came as part of Operation Pallial - an investigation in to allegations of historical sexual abuse in North Wales, against seven boys aged between eight and 16, between 1975 and 1983.
The man has been taken to a station in Cheshire, for interview by NCA officers.
This is the eighteenth arrest carried out as part of Pallial.