Newcastle United player reportedly questioned on suspicion of rape

Nile Ranger
21-year-old Newcastle United striker Nile Ranger, from London Credit: ITV

The Newcastle United striker Nile Ranger has been arrested on suspicion of rape, sources have said.

Northumbria Police said they were investigating an alleged incident at a hotel in Jesmond on Wednesday evening. Officers arrested a 21-year-old man in Forest Hall.

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NUFC player on suspicion of rape

The Newcastle United striker Nile Ranger has been arrested on suspicion of rape.