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Girl, 16, arrested after flare thrown on to pitch at Falkirk v Rangers tie

A teenage girl has been arrested and charged after a flare was thrown onto a football pitch.

The 16-year-old is due to appear at Falkirk Sheriff Court today in connection with the incident during last Saturday's Scottish Cup match between Falkirk and Rangers at Falkirk Stadium.

Police Scotland say they are trying to trace other people they believe were involved.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the force.

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