More arrests over Scottish Cup Final pitch invasion

The Scottish Cup Final was marred by violence and a pitch invasion. Picture: Robert Perry

The Scottish Cup Final was marred by violence and a pitch invasion. Picture: Robert Perry

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FOUR more people have been arrested in relation to violence and disorder at the Scottish Cup Final.

Police Scotland attended properties yesterday in Edinburgh, Glasgow and Renfrewshire and detained men aged 23, 24, 46 and 50. They are now in police custody.

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Detective Superintendent Kenny Graham, who is leading the investigation, said:

“This investigation is extensive and involves a significant number of people. My officers remain committed to identifying and arresting those involved in the violence and disorder that occurred on May 21.

“As our investigation progresses, there will be further arrests and continued police action to track down those responsible. I would ask if anyone has any information or knowledge about people involved or for anyone with information, including footage or images, to contact us.”

This latest operation brings the total number of arrests to 38. The men have been arrested for alleged assaults and disorder.

Anyone with information can call 0141 532 5457 or email scottishcupfinalpitchinvasion@scotland.pnn.police.uk.