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Neymar Rape Case⚖ Dropped Over Lack of Evidence

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Neymar Rape Case⚖ Dropped Over Lack of Evidence

Police investigating rape allegations against Brazilian football player Neymar say they have closed the case.

The São Paulo attorney general's office said the case was suspended due to a lack of evidence, but will be sent to prosecutors for a final decision.

The investigation was opened after Brazilian model Najila Trindade alleged the footballer attacked her in a hotel in Paris, France, in May.

Neymar has denied the accusations, saying he is being extorted.

A spokesman for Neymar said that he was not able to comment on the police decision.

The case has gripped Brazil, where it has dominated newspaper headlines.