Neville brothers' father arrested over indecent assault

Neville Neville
Image caption Neville Neville was released on police bail until May

The father of ex-England footballers Gary and Phil Neville has been arrested on suspicion of indecent assault.

The BBC understands Neville Neville, who is his sons' agent, has been arrested by Greater Manchester Police.

A police statement said officers were investigating a sexual assault in the early hours of Saturday, in Bury.

A 63-year-old Bury man was arrested on suspicion of indecent assault and bailed until May pending further inquiries.

The alleged victim is believed to be an adult woman.

Mr Neville is the former commercial director and commercial manager of Bury Football Club.

He was involved in the fans' group Save Our Shakers which was formed when the club faced bankruptcy in 2002.

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