Coulson detained by police

The former News of the World editor Andy Coulson has arrived at Govan police station in Glasgow after being detained in London this morning by officers investigating allegations of perjury.

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Andy Coulson arrives to be quizzed by police in Scotland

David Cameron's former communications chief Andy Coulson has arrived at a Scottish police station to be questioned on suspicion of committing perjury during the trial of former MSP Tommy Sheridan.

The 44-year-old was detained in London this morning by officers from Strathclyde Police.

Andy Coulson arrives at Govan Police Station for questioning. Credit: Danny Lawson/PA Wire

He arrived at Govan police station in Glasgow just before 3.30pm.

Police have 12 hours to question Mr Coulson before applying for a further 12-hour period if it is deemed necessary.

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