Man in court over Asad Shah murder

Asad Shah was murdered in Shawlands
Asad Shah was murdered in Shawlands
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A man has appeared in court charged with the murder of a popular Glasgow shopkeeper.

Tanveer Ahmed, 32, from Bradford, is accused of killing Asad Shah, 40, outside his convenience store in the city’s Shawlands area on Thursday night.

Picture: John Devlin

Picture: John Devlin

Ahmed made no plea or declaration at the brief hearing at Glasgow Sheriff Court and was remanded in custody pending a further court appearance.

Police had previously described the incident as a religiously prejudiced attack.

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