Woman arrested during royal ceremony in Edinburgh charged

Woman Arrested During Royal Ceremony In Edinburgh Charged
The ceremony at Mercat Cross in Edinburgh saw King Charles publicly proclaimed as the new Scottish monarch. Photo: PA
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By Isobel Frodsham, PA

A woman who was arrested during a ceremony for Britain's new king in Edinburgh has been charged.

Police Scotland said the 22-year-old is due to appear at Edinburgh Sheriff Court at a later date.


A force spokesperson said: “A 22-year-old woman was arrested outside St Giles’ Cathedral, Edinburgh, on Sunday 11 September 2022 in connection with a breach of the peace.

“She was charged and was released on an undertaking to appear at Edinburgh Sheriff Court at a later date.”

A procession of the late Queen Elizabeth’s coffin from the Palace of Holyroodhouse to the cathedral is due to take place later on Monday.

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