The Metropolitan Police and Derbyshire Police are actually investigating the web racist abuse despatched to West Brom ahead Callum Robinson.
On April 3, Robinson was sent monkey emojis on Instagram in reply to a post after scoring twice in West Brom’s 5-2 Premier League win at Chelsea.
Robinson screen-grabbed and highlighted the messages in an Instagram story and West Brom reported the abuse to the authorities.
West Midlands Police have now transferred the investigation to their counterparts in London and Derbyshire.
Each forces advised Sky Sports activities Information on Tuesday their inquiries are ongoing and no arrests have been made at this stage.
In April, Instagram eliminated one account and a variety of offensive feedback after Robinson was abused on the platform.
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