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Former Manchester United midfielder Nicky Butt arrested on suspicion of assault after alleged domestic incident

Former Manchester United midfielder Nicky Butt arrested on suspicion of assault after alleged domestic incident

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ARREST The current head of the Red Devils academy was held by police at 2pm on Tuesday, according to reports Nicky Butt has been arrested on suspicion of assault. The former Manchester United midfielder was held by police at 2pm on Tuesday following reports a woman has been assaulted. Butt, who is now the head of the Red Devils academy, was reportedly held in custody into the evening and was due to be interviewed during United’s Champions League game with Barcelona. Nicky Butt has been arrested on suspicion of assault According to the Daily Mail, the woman sustained a small cut to her hand and did not require hospital treatment. A spokesman for Greater Manchester Police said: ‘Police were called at around 2pm on Tuesday 16 April
Joey Barton: EFL promise to help with investigation into Fleetwood manager’s alleged assault of Barnsley boss Daniel Stendel

Joey Barton: EFL promise to help with investigation into Fleetwood manager’s alleged assault of Barnsley boss Daniel Stendel

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latest South Yorkshire Police are looking into the incident which is rumoured to have taken place in the tunnel after Saturday's match at Oakwell The EFL will help investigate an alleged incident involving Fleetwood manager Joey Barton at Barnsley, chief executive Shaun Harvey has confirmed. Barton is said to have confronted Reds boss Daniel Stendel in the tunnel following Saturday’s game, which ended in a 4-2 victory for the home side at Oakwell, and South Yorkshire Police are investigating. Barton is alleged to have assaulted Barnsley boss Stendel Harvey told BBC Radio 5 Live: “As an off-the-field matter the tunnel is still in the domain of the referee but we will work closely with everybody to ensure it’s not a case of who deals with the m
Jackson's alleged victims 'thrilled' to be at Neverland – Streisand

Jackson's alleged victims 'thrilled' to be at Neverland – Streisand

Entertainment
Barbra Streisand has said Michael Jackson's accusers were "thrilled" to be at his Neverland ranch - and that the alleged abuse "didn't kill them".In an interview with The Times, the Oscar-winning actress and singer said she believed the allegations made by James Safechuck and Wade Robson in the documentary Leaving Neverland. The men, now in their 30s, claim the pop star sexually abused them from the ages of 10 and seven respectively after inviting them and their families to his Neverland ranch.Streisand said she felt bad for both men but failed to blame Jackson."His sexual needs were his sexual needs, coming from whatever childhood he has or whatever DNA he has," she said. "You can say 'molested', but those children, as you heard say (the grown-up Robson and Safechuck), they were t...
Kansas City Chiefs WR Tyreek Hill involved in investigation of alleged battery

Kansas City Chiefs WR Tyreek Hill involved in investigation of alleged battery

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March 15 (UPI) -- Kansas City Chiefs star wide receiver Tyreek Hill is linked to an investigation of an alleged incident that involves his son. The Chiefs acknowledged to the Kansas City Star that an investigation involving Hill is underway. "The club is aware of the investigation involving Tyreek Hill," the Chiefs said in a statement. "We're in the process of gathering information and have been in contact with the league and local authorities. We'll have no further comment at this time." The 25-year-old Hill hasn't been charged, according to the Star. Police in Overland Park, Kan., were called to Hill's home to investigate an alleged battery in which a juvenile is listed as a victim, according to a police report obtained by KCTV-5. Hill's name isn't listed on the report, but his addres...
Patisserie Valerie: Scale of alleged fraud may be worse than first feared

Patisserie Valerie: Scale of alleged fraud may be worse than first feared

Business
The crisis-hit owner of Patisserie Valerie is examining "options" for the business, warning the scale of alleged fraud in its accounts may be much worse than initially feared. Trading in shares of Patisserie Holdings were suspended in October when it flagged a black hole in its accounts from "potentially fraudulent" accounting irregularities.The fallout saw its former finance director arrested and released amid a Serious Fraud Office investigation.The company said on Tuesday evening: "The work carried out by the company's forensic accountants since (October) has revealed that the misstatement of its accounts was extensive, involving very significant manipulation of the balance sheet and profit and loss accounts."Among other manipulations, this involved thousands of false en...