Emiliano Sala death: Man arrested on suspicion of manslaughter
Argentine soccer player (28) died in plane crash in January
People look at yellow flowers displayed in front of the portrait of Argentinian forward Emiliano Sala at the Beaujoire stadium in Nantes, in February. Photograph: Loic Venance/AFP/Getty Images
British police said on Wednesday they had arrested a man on suspicion of manslaughter in connection with the death of Argentine soccer player Emiliano Sala in a plane crash in January.
“We have today . . . arrested a 64-year-old man from the North Yorkshire area on suspicion of manslaughter by an unlawful act,” said Det Insp Simon Huxter, of Dorset Police in a statement.
“He is assisting with our enquiries and has been released from custody under investigation.”
The statement said police would provide no further details on the man’s identity at this stage.–Reuters