Man charged following deaths in Inverness

Published 29 May 2020

Police Scotland can confirm that a 23-year-old man has now been charged in connection with the deaths of two men in Inverness.

Officers and emergency services were called to a property in the Balloan Road area at around 10pm on Thursday, 28 May, where the men, aged 28 and 35, were pronounced dead at the scene. A 27-year-old woman was found injured within the property and was taken to Raigmore Hospital for treatment.

The man has also been charged in connection with the injuries caused to the woman.

The 23-year-old is expected to appear at Inverness Sheriff Court on Monday, 1 June, 2020.

Detective Chief Inspector David Hadden said: "A significant police presence will remain in the area whilst enquiries continue and I would like to thank residents for their patience and cooperation during this time.

"Anyone with information about the incident who has not yet spoken to officers is asked to contact 101 quoting reference number 4347 of 28 May 2020. Alternatively you can contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 if you wish to remain anonymous."


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