Arrest made after alleged racial abuse of two Rangers players
Police have made an arrest following allegations of racist tweets directed at two Rangers players.
A 41-year-old man has been arrested by Strathclyde Police and is being detained in custody.
Upset: Maurice Edu said it was a sad day
The arrest follows complaints that
defender Kyle Bartley and midfielder Maurice Edu had been abused on
social networking site Twitter.
Involved: Kyle Bartley is on loan from Arsenal
Bartley, on loan at the Scottish
champions from Arsenal, wrote on his page: 'Disappointing that in 2012
things like this are still happening.
'Hopefully the police will take action. Thank you all for the support.'
Edu tweeted: 'Sad day when that's what people are tweeting.'