Nine teenagers arrested in Falkirk in connection with football disturbance
The men arrested are aged between 15 and 19-years-old.
Police have arrested nine teenagers in Falkirk in connection with a disturbance before a First Division game in Hamilton.
Central Scotland Police said the arrests were made on Friday and that the men are aged between 15 and 19-years-old.
The arrests follow reports of clashes between Hamilton Academical and Falkirk fans ahead of their game on January 5.
The force said the arrests were a result of a retrospective investigation by the national Football Co-ordination Unit for Scotland.
Central Scotland Police added that nine men, both Hamilton Academical FC and Falkirk FC fans, had also been arrested in Hamilton on January 5 in connection with the same disturbance.
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