Physics prof arrested in child abuse inquiry



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An Oxford University professor of physics was arrested on suspicion of child abuse yesterday.

Subir Sarkar, 60, of Jericho, head of the university’s Particle Theory Group, was arrested on suspicion of sexually assaulting a boy under 13 between January 1, 2004 and August 20, 2010.

Thames Valley Police confirmed it made the arrest and bailed a man until June 17.

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