Seven professional footballers who were arrested, five in Cornwall, on suspicion of sexual assault have been released without any action being taken against them.
The arrests of members of Crewe Alexandra FC followed a complaint of serious sexual assault from a woman in her early 20s.
The League One club were on a pre-season training camp in Cornwall when the alleged incident took place in Redruth, Cornwall, in the early hours of July 6.
Five men were arrested in Cornwall and two were later detained in Cheshire by police investigating the complaint.
The men, who were aged between 18 and 35, were later released on bail pending further inquiries.
– Devon & Cornwall Police statement
All seven men have been released without any action being taken against them."
– Crewe Alexandra FC statement
After conducting a thorough investigation, Devon and Cornwall Police have today confirmed that no action will be taken against any Crewe Alexandra players in relation to the alleged pre-season incident in Truro."