Tweeting arrests made

26/04/2012

North Wales Police can confirm that three people have been arrested as part of their investigation into the social media site naming of the victim in the Ched Evans rape case.

 

Two men have been arrested under Section 5 of the Sexual Offences Amendments Act and another male has been arrested on suspicion of malicious communication.

 

All three men are being detained by South Yorkshire Police at Sheffield police station where they are being interviewed by North Wales Police officers.

 

North Wales Police DCI Steve Williams said: “These arrests were made with the assistance of South Yorkshire Police and are part of a series of planned arrests we will be making during this on going investigation.”

 

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