Sunderland AFC member of staff arrested on suspicion of 'sexual grooming' of teenage boy

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A member of staff at Sunderland AFC has been arrested on suspicion of meeting a boy "following sexual grooming".

The 60-year-old man has been released under investigation by police, and has been suspended by the football club.

A spokesman for the League One side said:

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A Northumbria Police spokesman added: