Man Arrested After Bodybuilder Found Stabbed

A man has been arrested following the death of a bodybuilder who recently won the Mr Scotland title.

Police Scotland

Michael O'Hanlon, 45, was found stabbed at Moorpark Industrial Estate in Stevenston, North Ayrshire, at about midday on Monday.

Emergency services were called to the estate but Mr O'Hanlon, who ran the Musclebox bodybuilding shops, died at the scene.

Police said a 43-year-old man has been arrested in connection with his death.

Mr O'Hanlon, from Irvine, had won the National Amateur Body-Builders' Association (NABBA) Mr Scotland title in March this year.

According to the NABBA website he won the class two contest and the overall competition in 2016, having first won the title 23 years ago.

A Police Scotland spokesman said: "A 43-year old man has been arrested and detained in police custody in connection with the death of Michael O'Hanlon of the Irvine area.

"Relatives are aware and a report will be sent to the Procurator Fiscal.''

Mike Towell Boxer's Management Not Aware Of Headaches

The management team behind Scottish boxer Mike Towell, who died on Friday following a televised bout, has said it was not aware of any headache complaints by the fighter before the match.

Recently Played Tracks

To listen live, choose your preferred location:

Go

On TV: 70 Should've Been Number 1s!

2pm - 6pm

Watch heart TV

  • Now playing: Non-stop hit music

Heart VIP

Local

Autumn Weather

Find your local four day weather report here.

Listening To Radio Win With Heart

Make Heart the soundtrack to your day and you could be a winner with great prizes up for grabs throughout the day.

Shopping Our Advertisers

Find out more about some of the companies advertising on Heart Scotland- East.

Follow Heart on Twitter