Glasgow & West Scotland

Teenager arrested after elderly man robbed in Govanhill

A 15-year-old has been arrested after an elderly man was pushed to the ground and robbed in the Govanhill area of Glasgow.

The pensioner, 73, was allegedly robbed by another man in Belleisle St on 6 April.

A police spokesman said: "A 15 year old male youth has been arrested and is presently detained in police custody in connection with the incident."

He was expected to appear at Glasgow Sheriff Court on Wednesday.

A report will be submitted to the procurator fiscal.

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