An arrest has been made in connection with the investigation into alleged data theft from the TalkTalk website.
On Monday, 26 October, at approximately 16:20hrs officers from the Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI), working with detectives from the Metropolitan Police Cyber Crime Unit (MPCCU), executed a search warrant at an address in County Antrim, Northern Ireland.
At the address, a 15-year-old boy was arrested 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.
This is a joint investigation by MPCCU detectives, the PSNI’s Cyber Crime Centre (CCC) and the National Crime Agency.