Peter Murrell arrest latest: Nicola Sturgeon’s husband and ex-SNP chief arrested as police probe party’s finances

(FILES) In this file photo taken on December 12, 2019 Scotland's First Minister and leader of the Scottish National Party (SNP), Nicola Sturgeon, stands with her husband husband Peter Murrell as they stand outside a Polling Station where she arrived to cast her ballot paper and vote, in Glasgow, Scotland, as Britain holds a general election. - Peter Murrell, the husband of Scotland's former first minister Nicola Sturgeon, was arrested on April 5, 2023 as part of a police investigation into the finances of their Scottish National Party (SNP), UK media reported. Peter Murrell, 58, was the SNP's chief executive until he quit last month. (Photo by ANDY BUCHANAN / AFP) (Photo by ANDY BUCHANAN/AFP via Getty Images)

POLICE have swarmed Nicola Sturgeon’s home as her husband has been arrested.

Former SNP chief Peter Murrell has been nicked today as officers investigate the party’s finances.

Nicola Sturgeon’s husband Peter Murrell has been arrested

Police are probing the SNP’s finances

Images show police at the scene in Uddingston this morning.

We told how Nats chiefs have been under investigation over the past 18 months after questions over nearly £500,000 of “missing” cash from an IndyRef2 online crowdfunder in 2017.

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