CCTV released as police hunt firework thrower at Celtic match

Police have released a CCTV image of a man they want to trace after a firework was thrown at officers following a Celtic football match.

Police are hunting this man shown on CCTV in connection to a firework thrown at a Celtic Europa League match
Police are hunting this man shown on CCTV in connection to a firework thrown at a Celtic Europa League match

The incident happened around 10pm on 14 February after the Europa League match between Celtic and Valencia finished at Celtic Park.

The man is described as being about 6ft tall, of slim build with dark hair and pointed features.

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Inspector Iain Sibbald, of Greater Glasgow Alcohol and Violence Reduction Unit, urged anyone with information about the identity of the man in the photograph to contact him.

He said: "Anyone with information about the incident or who recognises the man should get in touch with me at London Road Police Office via 101."

Information can also be provided anonymously to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.