Police to "review information" received during trial of William Roache

Police are to review information they received from "a number of other people" during the trial of Coronation Street star William Roache, who was cleared of historic sex offences against five women.

Lancashire Police said they had been contacted with "further information", but said there is "no current investigation".

During the course of the trial of Mr Roache, a number of other people have contacted the police with further information.

"This information will be reviewed to ascertain what action, if any, needs to be taken in relation to it.

"Mr Roache was acquitted of all the charges in the trial and there is no current investigation."

– Lancashire Police

Mr Roache, 81, was found not guilty by a jury of two counts of rape and four counts of indecent assault following a four-week trial at Preston Crown Court.

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William Roache found not guilty of all charges against him

William Roache has been found not guilty of all charges against him.