A 15-year-old boy in Northern Ireland has been arrested in connection with the TalkTalk security breach.

The Metropolitan Police said the boy, from County Antrim, was arrested at around 4:20pm today by officers from the Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI) on suspicion of Computer Misuse Act offences.

He has been taken into custody at a County Antrim police station where he will later be interviewed.

A search of the address is ongoing and enquiries continue.

– METROPOLITAN POLICE STATEMENT

Source: ITV