Sheffield man arrested on suspicion of grooming girl, 13, released on bail

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A Sheffield man who was arrested on suspicion of grooming a 13-year-old girl online has been released on police bail.

The 42-year-old man was arrested on Monday on suspicion of an internet grooming offence which is alleged to have taken place this month against a teenage girl.

A South Yorkshire Police spokeswoman said: “The man arrested on Monday has been released on bail pending further enquiries.

“The arrest relates to alleged online grooming which is reported to have taken place in April 2015.”

The investigation is continuing.