NE Scotland, Orkney & Shetland

Jordan Tapping game: 19-year-old man charged

East Stirlingshire player Jordan Tapping Image copyright TSPL
Image caption Jordan Tapping was substituted during the game against Peterhead

A 19-year-old man has been charged following an incident at Peterhead's Balmoor Stadium on Saturday.

It comes after claims an East Stirling footballer suffered racial abuse from the crowd.

Seventeen-year-old Jordan Tapping was substituted towards the end of the game.

The club issued a statement saying the player was "extremely distressed". Police have appealed for anyone with information to come forward.

Related Internet links

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites