Registered: Mar 2004
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Arsenal striker Robin van Persie has been arrested on rape allegations.
The 21-year-old, who joined The Gunners from Feyenoord last summer, was detained in Rotterdam on Monday night.
Prosecutors' spokesman Jeichin de Graaf confirmed van Persie's arrest and that he is a suspect in the claim.
"He was arrested last night and is considered a suspect following an allegation of rape," prosecutors' de Graaf told AFP.