West Ham United striker Diafra Sakho has been arrested on suspicion of making threats to kill and witness intimidation, according to the Daily Mirror.
The 25-year-old was taken into police custody on Sunday night before being bailed out shortly after, having already been quizzed on his involvement in an alleged assault earlier in the year.
A Metropolitan Police Spokesman said: “On Sunday 23 August, officers from Havering arrested a man on suspicion of threats to kill and witness intimidation.
“A 25-year-old man was arrested an an address in Emerson Park, Hornchurch. He was taken to an east London police station and bailed pending police enquiries to a date in early October.”
A spokesman for the player told the press: “Diafra Sakho has not been charged with any offence. He vigorously denies the allegations that have been made against him, and has given police a complete explanation of events.
“He will not be making any further comment.”
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