Man arrested following death in Springburn, Glasgow

Published 25 March 2020

A 43-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the death of a man in Springburn, Glasgow.

Officers were called to a report of a disturbance within a garden at a block of flats in Elmvale Street around 3.50pm on Tuesday, 24 March.

A man was taken by ambulance to Glasgow Royal Infirmary, where he died a short time later.

Formal identification is yet to take place and the death is being treated as suspicious pending a post-mortem. A report will be sent to the Procurator Fiscal.

Detective Inspector Stuart Grainger of the Major Investigation Team said: "Enquiries are at an early stage and we are appealing for anyone who witnessed the disturbance or who has any information which may be relevant to come forward."

Those with information can contact Police Scotland on 101, quoting incident 1791 of 24 March, or report this anonymously on 0800 555 111.


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