Man charged in connection with woman’s death at house in Biggar

Police have welcomed the sentening.
Police have welcomed the sentening.

A man has been charged by police in connection with the death of a woman whose body was found at a house.

The 33-year-old woman was found dead by officers who were called to Sillerknowe Court in Biggar, South Lanarkshire, just after midnight on Saturday.

Police Scotland later confirmed a 31-year-old man arrested following the incident has been charged over the death.

He is due to appear at Hamilton Sheriff Court on Monday.

A report will be sent to the Procurator Fiscal.