An individual has today been arrested and charged following the throwing of a missile during Arsenal's against Tottenham Hotspur at White Hart Lane on Sunday, March 3.

The Metropolitan Police confirmed on Friday that a male was interviewed at Tottenham Police Station and subsequently charged under Section 2 of the Football Offences Act and Section 5 of the Public Order Act, and has been bailed to attend Highbury Corner Magistrates Court on April 12, 2013.

Pending the outcome of proceedings, if found guilty, the individual will also receive a stadium ban from Arsenal Football Club.

This action has only been possible due to the close cooperation between the Metropolitan Police, Tottenham Hotspur FC and Arsenal FC.

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