Seven arrests after Burnley v Leeds United clash
By Bruce Smith
Published on Monday 21 November 2011 11:55
SEVEN football fans were arrested following Saturdays Championship match between Burnley and Leeds United at Turf Moor.
The supporters, including a 16-year-old Burnley boy, were detained for public order offences and drunk and disorderly around the game.
The televised clash was marred when United fans ripped up wooden stand seats.
Police are investigating reports missiles were thrown at Burnley fans.
Luke Battensby, 20,of Valley Road, Bramley,Leeds, charged with public order was bailed to appear before Burnley Magistrates on December 2
An 18 year old Leeds man was given a fixed penalty notice for public order.
A 19 year old from Leeds received an adult caution for public order. Adult cautions were given to 25 and 32-year-olds from Leeds for being drunk in a sports ground. A Leeds youth was reprimanded for theft.