BUSTED OVER A TWEET: Teen Arrested Over Offensive Twitter Message

Published on December 23, 2014

Was this a tasteless tweet? Yes. Is it a crime? No. Get a life Scotland.

A TEENAGER has been arrested after allegedly posting an offensive message on Twitter regarding the fatal bin lorry crash in Glasgow.

The 19-year-old, believed to be Ross Loraine, from Sunderland, handed himself in to police yesterday evening after a number of complaints were made about the tweet.

He is alleged to have written: “So a bin lorry has crashed into 100 people in Glasgow eh, probably the most trash its ever picked up in one day that.”

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