- Police arrest footballer on Friday.
- Participant launched on bail pending additional inquiries.
- He has been suspended by his membership whereas the probe continues.
LONDON: A Premier League footballer has been arrested on suspicion of kid intercourse offences, British police mentioned on Tuesday.
The participant, who has not be named, was arrested on Friday and interviewed by officers earlier than being launched on bail.
In a press release, Larger Manchester Police mentioned: “Officers arrested a man on Friday July 16, 2021 on suspicion of child sex offences. He is on police bail pending further inquiries.”
The footballer has been suspended by his membership whereas the investigation continues.
The membership mentioned it will help with the inquiry.