A man at the centre of a fatal stabbing in a flat was discharged to his family's care without a face-to-face handover by doctors treating his "delusional" behaviour.
Man In Court On Murder Charge
A man has appeared in court charged with the murder of another man in his home.
The body of Gerald McGough, 56, was discovered in a property in Watson Street, Motherwell, at around 8.30pm on Saturday.
Police launched an investigation and David Lander was arrested in connection with the death yesterday.
The 53-year-old, from Motherwell, was charged with murder at Hamilton Sheriff Court today. He made no plea or declaration and was remanded in custody ahead of another court appearance later this month.
Two men and a woman have been arrested after police seized drugs worth an estimated £58,000.
Stefano Brizzi was found hanged in his cell around a month after being taken off suicide watch, an inquest heard.
iona McMaster, 41, was reported missing having last been seen outside Marks and Spencer in Morningside Road in Edinburgh at around 4.40pm on August 8.
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