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Liverpool star questioned after alleged assault

Raheem Sterling Credit: CLINT HUGHES/AP/Press Association Images

Teenage Premier League star Raheem Sterling has been interviewed by police over an alleged attack on a woman in Liverpool.

The 17-year-old Liverpool and England star was questioned under caution after Merseyside Police received a complaint of assault.

He was not arrested and attended the police station by prior appointment, Merseyside Police said.

The 27-year-old alleged victim, who is known to the footballer, suffered "slight" facial injuries during an incident in Toxteth this month.

Liverpool FC have made no comment on the matter.

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