Teenager charged over 'Nazi salute' video at Scottish synagogue

A 16-year-old boy has been charged in connection with a video that appeared to show a Nazi salute performed near a synagogue.

The incident allegedly took place outside Griffnock and Newlands Synagogue in East Renfrewshire. Picture: Google
The incident allegedly took place outside Griffnock and Newlands Synagogue in East Renfrewshire. Picture: Google

Police Scotland confirmed a teenager will be reported after the clip, reportedly showing the act across from Giffnock and Newlands Synagogue in East Renfrewshire, surfaced online.

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Inquiries are ongoing into the circumstances surrounding the video, the force said.

A spokeswoman for Police Scotland said: "A 16 year-old-boy has been charged and is the subject of a report to the procurator fiscal and the Scottish Children's Reporters Administration in connection with the incident."