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Anorak | 11 Sun journalists arrested: selfless investigation into prison system progressing well

11 Sun journalists arrested: selfless investigation into prison system progressing well

by | 11th, February 2012

FIVE more Sun journalist have been arrested as part of Scotland Yard’s Operation Elveden, the investigation into allegations of inappropriate payments to police officers and public officials. Also arrested are one policeman serving with the Surrey force, a member of the armed forces and a MoD worker.

The five hacks arrested on suspicion of corruption, aiding and abetting misconduct in a public office, and conspiracy in relation to both these offences are:

Geoff Webster Sun’s deputy editor
John Kay the Sun’s chief reporter.
John Edwards Sun’s picture editor
Nick Parker the Sun’s chief foreign correspondent
John Sturgis Sun reporter

Other Sun workers who’ve been arrested:

Mike Sullivan Sun’s crime editor
Graham Dudman Sun’s former managing editor
Fergus Shanahan Sun’s executive editor
Chris Pharo – Sun’s news desk executive
Cheryl Carter Sun’s beauty editor (Operation: Weeting)

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