Emiliano Sala: Man arrested on suspicion of manslaughter over death of striker
A man has reportedly been arrested on suspicion of manslaughter by an unlawful act over the death of Emiliano Sala.
The Cardiff City striker was killed when involved in a plane crash days after securing a club-record £15m transfer from Nantes in January.
Dorset Police have now confirmed a 64-year-old man was arrested on Wednesday as investigations into his death continue.
They confirmed the man, from North Yorkshire, has been questioned by detectives.
Detective Inspector Simon Huxter, of Dorset Police’s Major Crime Investigation Team (MCIT), said: “We have carried out a wide-ranging investigation into the circumstances of the death of Mr Sala and continue to work with partner agencies including the Civil Aviation Authority.
“As part of this investigation we have to consider whether there is any evidence of any suspected criminality and as a result of our enquiries we have today, Wednesday 19 June 2019, arrested a 64-year-old man from the North Yorkshire area on suspicion of manslaughter by an unlawful act…….read more
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