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Former football star Paul Gascoigne has been arrested after an alleged drunken assault at a railway station. The 46-year-old ex-England and Newcastle player, who left rehab in the US earlier this year, was held after an incident in Hertfordshire.

Gascoigne held on suspicion of common assault

Former football star Paul Gascoigne has been arrested on suspicion of being "drunk and disorderly", police said today.

A Hertfordshire Police spokeswoman said:

Police were called to a report of a man allegedly being drunk and disorderly at Stevenage railway station at 10.30pm on Thursday July 4.

Officers attended the location and arrested a 46-year-old male on suspicion of common assault and being drunk and disorderly.

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Paul Gascoigne arrested after 'drunken' attack

Former footballer Paul Gascoigne. Credit: Chris Clark/PA Wire

Former football star Paul Gascoigne has been arrested after an alleged drunken assault at a railway station.

The 46-year-old ex-England and Newcastle player, who left rehab in the US earlier this year, was held after an incident in Hertfordshire.

He was taken into custody but was not charged, said Hertfordshire Police.

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