Manchester United forward, Mason Greenwood has been arrested on suspicion of rape and assault of a young woman.
The Bradford-born wonder kid was placed in custody after footage and images were released on Instagram on Sunday morning.
It has since been deleted by the victim, but Greenwood will remain in custody of the Greater Manchester Police, with investigations being made on the incident.
Statement also released by Greater Manchester Police confirmed that enquires and questioning will follow, to determine the validity of the allegations.
“Greater Manchester Police was made aware earlier today (Sunday 30 January) of online social media images and videos posted by a woman reporting incidents of physical violence.
“An investigation was launched and following enquiries we can confirm a man in his 20s has since been arrested on suspicion of rape and assault.
“He remains in custody for questioning. Enquiries are ongoing.
“If you’re a victim of domestic abuse, or are concerned about someone you know, please use our online reporting facility or use our LiveChat facility on our website, or call 101. In an emergency that’s on-going or life is in danger, always dial 999.
“Some victims may not feel comfortable speaking with the police, or may feel they need support to come forward and make a report. Greater Manchester Victims’ Services can provide independent emotional and practical support for anyone affected by crime.”
An emergency service site for victims of domestic abuse was also made available.
Meanwhile, Manchester United have also suspended the 20-year-old till further notice. Greenwood will not be part of the club’s training sessions and matchdays, pending a decision made by the club on the incident. This was contained in a statement released by the football club.
“We are aware of images and allegations circulating on social media.
“We will not make any further comment until the facts have been established.
“Manchester United does not condone violence of any kind,” the statement read.