SUNDERLAND have suspended defender Titus Bramble, who was arrested this week on suspicion of sex and drugs offences.
A club statement said today: “Sunderland AFC has confirmed that Titus Bramble has been suspended from duties, pending the outcome of a club investigation.
“The player will not attend team training or be available for selection for matches during this period.
“The club is unable to make any further comment on the matter at present.”
Bramble was arrested by Cleveland police in the early hours of Wednesday and questioned over an alleged sexual assault and possession of a Class A drug.
He was released on police bail.