Man questioned over racist tweet made after Sheffield Wednesday match

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Police have interviewed a teenager after racist messages were posted on Twitter following a Sheffield Wednesday match last Monday.

The 18-year-old voluntarily attended a police station on Friday and was spoken to under caution in connection with one tweet posted after the match against Charlton Athletic.

A South Yorkshire Police spokesman said: “Enquiries into the racist messages continue.”

“South Yorkshire Police will not tolerate any racial or discriminative content on social media sites.”