Police mentioned the footballer was arrested and later launched on bail.© AFP
A Premier League footballer who performs for Everton has been arrested on suspicion of kid intercourse offenses, UK police mentioned on Tuesday. The participant – who’s but to be named – was arrested on Friday earlier than being interviewed by officers, information company AFP reported. He has been launched on bail. “Officers arrested a person on Friday July 16, 2021 on suspicion of kid intercourse offenses. He is on police bail pending additional inquiries,” Greater Manchester Police mentioned in an announcement on Tuesday.
Everton FC in an announcement confirmed that the participant has been suspended.
“Everton can affirm it has suspended a First-Team participant pending a police investigation,” the membership mentioned in an announcement.
“The Club will proceed to help the authorities with their inquiries and won’t be making any additional assertion at the moment,” it added.
With inputs from AFP
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