Report: Sergeant resigns after 'offensive Thatcher tweets'

A Scotland Yard sergeant has resigned over comments he allegedly posted on Twitter about Margaret Thatcher following her death, Sky News Crime Correspondent Martin Brunt reported.

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#thatcher Met cop Sgt Jeremy Scott who allegedly tweeted Thatcher hate messages has resigned

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#thatcher Sgt Scott quit after learnign he was to be suspended after exposure in a newspaper today

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#thatcher Met said officer's behaviour was "completely unnacceptableand its right he has resigned."

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Thatcher tweeting officer quits

A Met Police sergeant has resigned over offensive comments he posted on Twitter about Margaret Thatcher following her death. Jeremy Scott was facing an internal disciplinary body investigation after newspapers reported his messages this morning.