Greater Manchester Police launch probe into child sex abuse allegations
Greater Manchester Police (GMP) joined the Metropolitan Police and the Football Association in investigating the growing scandal, which was sparked when former player Andy Woodward spoke out about the abuse he suffered at the hands of convicted paedophile Barry Bennell.
It comes after it emerged that Bennell, a former Crewe Alexandra coach, was treated by paramedics and taken to hospital on Friday night after being found unconscious, in what police called a “fear for welfare” incident.
GMP urged more victims to come forward and said complaints would be treated seriously.
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