A joint investigation between Northamptonshire Police and Gloucestershire Police has been launched following allegations of racist tweets towards Northampton Town football players.
Last night a 25-year-old man from Cheltenham was arrested under the malicious communications act. He was subsequently also arrested on suspicion of a racially aggravated public order offence of intentionally causing harassment, alarm or distress.
He remains in police custody in Cheltenham today pending further inquiries.
More top news
Three sheep have been savaged to death by a dog in a public field in Milton Keynes.
Paul Hemming has pleaded guilty to the manslaughter of his partner Natalie, a mother-of-three, but not guilty to murdering her.
German Shepherd Finn has appeared in public for the first time since he was stabbed while chasing a suspect in Stevenage.