Bobbies arrest five in cyberattack probe


LONDON: British police arrested five people on suspicion of involvement in recent cyberattacks conducted by an Internet hacking group that has backed WikiLeaks.

The five males, aged from 15 to 26, were arrested during an early morning raid at their homes across Britain on Tuesday for their alleged involvement in hacking several company websites.

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