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SuRie stage invader released on bail

The man who invaded the stage during the UK's performance at the Eurovision Song Contest has been released on bail.

SuRie was performing her song Storm when a man ran on stage and snatched the microphone from her during the live broadcast from Lisbon on Saturday.

A statement from the European Broadcasting Union (EBU) said "charges are pending the result of an ongoing police inquiry".

The statement added the EBU's own investigation is ongoing.

The organisation had previously confirmed the intruder - who had shouted "we demand freedom" while on the stage - had been taken into police custody for questioning:

(BBC)

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