Arrest in Morrisons data theft probe


Police investigating the theft of payroll data from Morrisons have arrested a man.

He is an employee of the company and has been arrested on suspicion of making or supplying an article for use in fraud.

Detective Chief Inspector Gary Hooks, of Protective Services (Crime), said: “An employee of Morrisons has been arrested in Leeds this morning (Monday) in connection with an investigation into the theft of data from the company.

He is currently in custody.