Stan Collymore 'racially abused' on Twitter

Stan Collymore says he is taking legal advice after being inundated with a stream of racist messages on social media.

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Police investigate alleged racist tweets to Stan Collymore

Stan Collymore Credit: PA

Staffordshire Police are investigating alleged offensive, racist messages sent via Twitter to former Midlands footballer Stan Collymore. He contacted Staffordshire Police yesterday evening.

Chief Inspector Carl Ratcliffe, commander of Cannock Chase Local Policing Team (LPT) said: “It’s everyone’s role to treat each other with respect. It’s our role to investigate complaints of criminal behaviour and where appropriate take action."

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