'The knight in shining armour'

Police were not happy with Rory Harrison’s original statements

28th February, 2018
Rory Harrison said he was fairly drunk and couldn't recall the conversation with the woman before or in the taxi. Pic: Rolling News

Asked by police how he guessed his friends had been brought in for questioning specifically for the crime of rape, Rory Harrison replied: “Quite often, it's at the forefront of your mind when it's high profile sports people.”

Sports stars are often “drawn into that stuff,” he added. “All over the news, that's what you see.”

The "stars" he was talking about in this instance were Ireland rugby players...

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