According to reports, a Premier League football player has been detained in north London on rape allegations.
According to the Telegraph, the man, who is in his 20s but cannot be identified for legal reasons, was being questioned by police regarding an alleged attack in June.
A statement from Scotland Yard revealed that a suspect had been detained on Monday after being detained at a Barnet house.
A spokesman for the Metropolitan Officers stated: “On July 4, police received a report of a rape allegation involving a woman in her 20s.
The alleged rape reportedly took place in June 2022.
The suspect “was detained at an address in Barnet on suspicion of rape and taken into custody where he remains,” the force statement continued.
Investigations into the events are still ongoing.