The fashion designer behind the viral “Trump memes” has been arrested in Hamburg, Germany, police said.
The 26-year-old woman, who was born in the US, was arrested after she was spotted in the southern German city with a “Trump meme” in her hand, according to the Hamburg police.
The woman was identified as Anna-Laurence Fink, according a police statement.
Hamburg police said that the woman had been arrested by members of the national intelligence service (BND) on suspicion of spreading information which could be used to facilitate the commission of a crime.
Fink’s lawyer said that she is not a spy.
She has been charged with distributing propaganda and the dissemination of information about a state secret, the statement added.