Roache police to review info from several 'other people'

Bill Roache was cleared of all charges against him. There are no new charges and no current investigation.
Bill Roache was cleared of all charges against him. There are no new charges and no current investigation. Credit: Press Association.

Police are set 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 earlier this week.

Read: Corrie actor Bill Roache cleared of rape and assault

Lancashire Police said they have been contacted with "further information", but said there is no "current investigation." A spokeswoman said:

"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."

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