19-year-old charged after man dies from serious injuries


Police Scotland have charged a 19-year-old man after a man dies from serious injuries on Sunday night.

The 34-year-old died in hospital on Sunday night after Police Scotland were called to an address in Perth.

Police Scotland said: “Police Scotland can confirm that a 19-year-old man has been charged in connection with the death of a 34-year-old man following an incident at a property in the Wallace Court area of Perth last night (Saturday December 23, 2017).”

Detective Inspector Brian Geddes said: “I would once again like to thank the local community for their patience while enquiries have been carried out.”

The 19-year-old is expected to appear in court on the 27th of December, 2017.