Mason Greenwood arrested for breaching bail conditions amid rape charges
The Manchester United outcast has reportedly been arrested on ‘suspicion’ of breaching his bail conditions amid rape charges.
The 21-year-old Manchester United striker was released on bail after his arrest on suspicion of rape, assault and making threats to kill.
However, latest reports now claim that he been re-arrested on suspicion of contacting his alleged victim in a breach of those conditions.
According to a report from The Sun on Saturday, Greenwood is being quizzed by cops after officers swooped on his £15,000-a-month mansion this morning.
The striker has since been waiting to discover his fate since he was first arrested in January this year.
Mason Greenwood was arrested after allegations of rape and sexual assault
The English international spent three nights in custody after he was arrested at his rented home in Bowdon, Greater Manchester.
The 21-year-old striker was accused by his ex-girlfriend Harriet Robson of rape and sexual assault which left her bruised and bloodied in a viral video she released on her social media.
Greenwood was bailed on February 2 and has been keeping a relatively low profile since.
He was originally due to answer his bail on April 30, but the decision was pushed back after a court hearing in June.
The English striker still remains suspended by Man United but still receives his £75,000-a-week salary pending the outcome of any criminal proceedings.
The club were previously forced to release a statement confirming there has been no change to Greenwood’s status after rumors of his return to first-team training emerged on social media.
Greenwood dropped by Nike and EA Sports
Greenwood has also been removed from EA Sports FIFA franchise starting from FIFA 22 and was also dropped by sponsors Nike in the wake of the allegations.
Football Manager 2022 also confirmed he will not feature in the game with the case expected to remain the same when FM 23 launches later this month.
Also, all merchandise bearing the No11’s name has been removed from the official United site and his teammates have unfollowed him on Instagram.
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