Here’s the latest statement from City of London Police:
For immediate release
Man arrested for historic sexual offences
Detectives investigating historic allegations of sexual assault yesterday (Thursday 14 November) arrested a 62 year old man on suspicion of attempted rape and three counts of indecent assault.
The arrest relates to alleged offences against four women when they were aged between 17 and 23, some of which are said to have taken place at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama between 1974 and 1988.
The man was first arrested on 23rd August this year on suspicion of separate offences of rape and indecent assault of a 16 year old girl in 1978. He was then later arrested on 3rd October on suspicion of further alleged offences of rape and indecent assault of a girl between 1988 and 2003 and the indecent assault of a girl between 1977 and 1982.
The man was interviewed by police and bailed to return in December.
Anyone with information that may assist with this investigation is encouraged to contact City of London Police on 0207 601 2222 or via the 101 non emergency number, you can also email: investigation@