Singer pulled over by police in his native Paisley...
Paolo Nutini

Paolo Nutini has been arrested by police for driving whilst over the legal limit.

STV reports that the singer was pulled over by police in his native Paisley, and later arrested.

A spokesman for Police Scotland said: "We can confirm that a 30-year-old man was arrested in Paisley on Tuesday, February 21, in connection with alleged road traffic offences. A full report will be sent to the procurator fiscal."

The drink driving limit in Scotland in the strictest in the UK - 22 micrograms per 100 ml.

The singer has yet to comment publicly on the news.

Paolo Nutini was released on the understanding that he will later appear at Paisley Sheriff Court at a later date.

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