Glasgow & West Scotland

Celtic footballer charged over 'child in car'

Charlie Mulgrew
Image caption Charlie Mulgrew has been charged under the Children and Young Persons Act

A Celtic footballer and his wife have been charged under section 12 of the Children and Young Persons Act.

Charlie Mulgrew, 24, and his wife Alana, 22, were charged after reports a child was left in a car in a Costco car park in Springburn, Glasgow, on 22 December.

It is understood paramedics attended and the infant did not require treatment.

A report is being sent to the procurator fiscal.

It is understood the incident came to light after Ultimo lingerie founder Michelle Mone reported a baby had been left in a car in sub-zero temperatures.