THE paragliding protester who tried to disrupt Donald Trump’s golfing break in Turnberry has been arrested and charged.
Police Scotland confirmed that a 55-year-old man has been arrested and charged in relation to the protest in which an airborne activist held a sign saying “Trump well below par.”
A no fly zone was in place around the area where the US President and his wife Melania were staying for two nights.
A spokesperson for the force said: “Police Scotland can confirm that a 55 year old man has been arrested and has now been charged in connection with an incident when a powered parachute was flown in the vicinity of the Turnberry Hotel around 9.45pm on Friday 13 July 2018.
He is expected to appear at Ayr Sheriff Court, Monday 16 July 2018.
A report will be submitted to the Procurator Fiscal.