Man dies after being found injured in Fort William

Published 15 May 2018

Police Scotland can confirm that the man who was found injured at Achintore Road in Fort William on Sunday, May 13 has died.

He was Mark Maguire, 44, from Bishopbriggs in East Dunbartonshire.

Mr Maguire was found at Achintore Road in Fort William near the Cruachan Hotel at around 3.50am on Sunday.

His death is currently being treated as unexplained.

Two men - aged 41 and 22-years-old - have been arrested and released with enquiries ongoing.

Senior investigating officer Detective Inspector Richard Baird said: "I would like to offer my condolences to Mr Maguire's family and friends at this time. They are very much in our thoughts as we continue with our enquiries.

"His death is currently being treated as unexplained and we continue to work to establish the full circumstances surrounding his death.

"Officers will be carrying out further enquiries in the local area today. I would encourage anyone with information who has not yet spoken to police to call 101, quoting reference NP2313/18, or call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111."


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