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Football fan charged over 'Nazi salute' at Edinburgh derby

Tynecastle Stadium Image copyright SNS
Image caption The fan was arrested after the alleged 'Nazi salute' was picked up by television cameras covering the Hearts v Hibs match

A 21-year-old has been charged with making an offensive gesture during Sunday's Edinburgh derby at Tynecastle.

The fan was arrested after the alleged "Nazi salute" was picked up by television cameras covering the Hearts v Hibs match.

He is due to appear in court at a later date.

A Police Scotland spokesman said: "A 21-year-old man has been arrested and charged after making an offensive gesture during the Edinburgh derby."

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