Police launch investigation into racist abuse of Mansfield Town player

Police are investigating the racial abuse of a Mansfield Town player on Twitter.

Tuesday, 14th January 2020, 5:14 pm
Updated Tuesday, 14th January 2020, 5:14 pm

Yesterday (January 13) it was reported to police that a Mansfield Town player had received racist abuse on the social media site.

The matter was investigated by Nottinghamshire Police and the alleged Twitter account was found to belong to an individual in Derbyshire.

Derbyshire Police is looking into the matter in conjunction with Nottinghamshire Police.

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Police are investigating the racist abuse of a Mansfield Town player.

As the investigation is ongoing no more information is available at the moment.