'Preacher' arrested after homophobic rant in Falkirk High Street

Police arrested a 44-year-old man in Falkirk town centre due to his repeated racial and homophobic comments.

By James Trimble
Tuesday, 1st December 2020, 3:09 pm

A Police Scotland spokesperson said: “We can confirm a 44-year-old male was arrested in Falkirk town centre on Monday, November 30. The male has been charged with breach of the peace with homophobic and racial aggravations and was also charged with breaching COVID-19 restrictions by travelling between areas at different restriction levels.”The man, who was released on undertaking, is due to appear at Falkirk Sheriff Court on January 6.

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Police officers arrested the 44-year-old man in Falkirk town centre on Monday