Barry McLachlan: Police launch murder inquiry after body found in Glasgow

Police have arrested a man in connection with a Glasgow murder after a body was found in Lambhill.

The body of the man has been identified as 33-year-old Barry McLachlan from Glasgow.

Officers received a report around 2am on Saturday, July 3 that a man had been found injured in a common close on Knapdale Street.

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Emergency services attended and he was pronounced dead at the scene.

Barry McLachlan: Police launch murder inquiry after body found in Glasgow. Stock image: John Devlin.
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The police are treating the incident as murder and a 26-year old has been arrested in connection with the death.

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He is due to appear at Glasgow Sheriff Court on Tuesday, 6 July, 2021.

Detective Inspector Peter Crombie, senior investigating officer, said : “Our thoughts are very much with the family and friends of Barry and officers are providing support at this difficult time for them.

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“I would like to thank members of the local community for their assistance in this enquiry and to reassure them there is no threat to the wider public.”

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