An English Premier League (EPL) footballer has been arrested on suspicion of child s*x offences.
Reports state that the player who has not been named was arrested on Friday and interviewed by police before he was released on bail.
In a statement, Greater Manchester Police (GMP) said: “Officers arrested a man on Friday on suspicion of child s*x offenses. He is on police bail pending further inquiries.”
The footballer has been suspended by his club while the investigation continues. And the club said it would assist with the inquiry.
Onyxnewsng gathered that the investigation was being led by GMP’s major incident team.
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It added that there was no sign of activity at the player’s home after he returned there from the police station on Friday night.