Police probe after man found dead in West Lothian house

A man has been arrested in connection with the death of a man whose body was discovered in a house.

Police Scotland is treating the death as unexplained. Picture: Johnston Press

Police were called to the property in West Main Street, Whitburn, West Lothian at around 3:30pm on December 27 after a 30-year-old man was found dead.

His death is currently being treated as unexplained pending a post mortem examination.

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The man’s next of kin have been informed.

Police said that a 49-year-old man has been arrested.

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