Award winner Higdon arrested

Michael Higdon has been arrested over an alleged assault hours after being crowned PFA Scotland Player of the Year.

Last Updated: 06/05/13 at 10:22 Post Comment

Michael Higdon: Arrested over alleged assault

Michael Higdon: Arrested over alleged assault

Motherwell striker Michael Higdon has been arrested over an alleged assault hours after being crowned PFA Scotland Player of the Year.

The 29-year-old from Liverpool was held in connection with an incident at a Glasgow nightclub in the early hours of Monday.

He received his award at a ceremony at the Hilton hotel on Sunday night.

A Police Scotland spokeswoman said: "A 29-year-old man is the subject of a report to the procurator fiscal in connection with an alleged assault at a nightclub in Ingram Street in Glasgow at 1.25am on Monday."

A press conference with Higdon, due to take place at 8.30am on Monday, had been cancelled at short notice.

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