Teenager arrested for allegedly posting sectarian and racist comment online following Clutha crash

A 16-year-old boy has been arrested for allegedly posting sectarian and racist comments online in the wake of the Glasgow helicopter crash.

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The teenager is expected to appear at Ayr Sheriff Court today in connection with remarks made on a social networking site following Friday's tragedy.

He was arrested and detained on Sunday and is in custody, Police Scotland said.

A report will be submitted to the procurator fiscal.

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