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Nile Ranger arrested for criminal damage

September 24, 2012

Newcastle striker Nile Ranger has been arrested and charged with criminal damage.

Nile Ranger
GettyImagesNewcastle's patience with Nile Ranger has finally run out

Police were called to a house in Enfield, North London, in the early hours on Sunday after a report of a disturbance.

Scotland Yard said officers arrived at the scene to find the front door of the property badly damaged.

Ranger, 21, was arrested at the scene and was taken to a North East London police station.

A force spokesman said Ranger, who has recently been on loan at Sheffield Wednesday and Barnsley, would appear at Enfield Magistrates' Court on Monday.