Newcastle striker Nile Ranger questioned by police over rape allegation

Nile Ranger: Questioned by Northumbria Police

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Newcastle striker Nile Ranger has been bailed following his arrest on suspicion of rape.

Northumbria Police questioned the 21-year-old after an allegation was made by a woman on Thursday.

A police spokeswoman said: "On Thursday January 24 a woman reported to police that she had been raped overnight at a hotel in Jesmond.

"A 21-year-old man has been arrested at an address in Forest Hall on suspicion of rape."

Newcastle have made no official comment.