Latest on Met probe into alleged comments during football match

The Met has said an investigation has been launched into alleged comments made during a football matchbetween Chelsea FC and Manchester United FC at Stamford Bridge on 28th October2012.

This follows on from a complaint received by the Metropolitan Police Service on29th October.

Enquiries were made and no victims have come forward. The matter will remain as a recorded incident. Without a victim and/or any evidence that any offence has been committed, the matter cannot currently be investigated.

If the situation changes and a victim and/or evidence to support an allegation of a crime comes to police attention then further enquiries will if appropriate be made.

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