Man charged after Greenock death

A man has been charged after another man died following an alleged altercation in Greenock.

Police seal off the scene of the incident in Greenock. Picture: SWNS
Police seal off the scene of the incident in Greenock. Picture: SWNS

Police were called to the scene at Dalrymple Street in the centre of the Inverclyde town around 1.30am on Wednesday.

A 63-year-old man was found injured and taken by ambulance to Inverclyde Royal Hospital in Greenock, but died a short time later.

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Police said a 44-year-old man has been arrested and charged in connection with the death.

He is expected to appear at Greenock Sheriff Court on Thursday.

Police said a 43-year-old woman has been arrested and charged with the alleged common assaults of two women aged 21 and a 22-year-old man.

She will be reported to the Procurator Fiscal separately.