Falkirk death: Man, 35, charged after 39-year-old man found dead in Bo'ness property with serious injuries following 'altercation'
A 35-year-old man has been arrested and charged after a 39-year-old man was found dead at a Falkirk property, following an ‘altercation.’
Emergency services were called to a report of a 39-year-old man seriously injured at a home in Dumpark Avenue, Bo’ness on Saturday afternoon, April 17.
Police and ambulance services attended, however, the injured man was pronounced dead at the scene.
Police confirmed that a 35-year-old man is due to appear at Falkirk Sheriff Court on Monday April 19.
It is not yet clear how the dead man was injured during the altercation.
A full report will be forwarded to the Procurator Fiscal, according to Police Scotland.
A Police Scotland spokesperson said: “A 35-year-old man has been arrested and charged in connection with the death of a 39-year-old man in Bo’ness on Saturday, 17 April, 2021.
“Around 2pm on Saturday, 17 April, officers were called to a report of a 39-year-old man seriously injured following an altercation within a house in Drumpark Avenue, Bo’ness.
"Police and ambulance attended and the 39-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene.
"The 35-year-old man is due to appear at Falkirk Sheriff Court on Monday, 19 April.
"A full report will be forwarded to the Procurator Fiscal."
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