Glasgow & West Scotland

Man is arrested over 'racist' post about footballer

Scott Sinclair Image copyright PA
Image caption The post is reported to have featured an outburst about Scott Sinclair

A man has been charged in connection with a social media post which reportedly featured racist slogans about a Celtic footballer.

Police said they arrested a 27-year-old after receiving a complaint.

It is understood that the post featured an allegedly racist outburst about Celtic winger Scott Sinclair.

Police said the man was arrested in connection with alleged offences under the Communications Act 2003.

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