Rooney quizzed over nightclub 'brawl'
November 24, 2006 7:27pm CST
Manchester United and England striker Wayne Rooney was questioned by police over allegations that a photographer was assaulted outside a nightclub. The 21-year-old was interviewed by officers in connection with the alleged incident outside the Panacea club in Manchester city centre on October 15. He was questioned under caution but not arrested. A spokesman for the force said a file would be passed to prosecutors to make the decision on possible charges. He said: "A 21-year-old man was interviewed today at a police station in Greater Manchester. "He voluntarily attended and was interviewed in connection with an alleged assault on October 15. A file is now being prepared for the Crown Prosecution Service."