Man charged with murder after prisoner dies

19 February 2018, 16:38


A man has appeared in court charged with murder following the death of a prisoner.

Police were called to HMP Glenochil in Tullibody, Clackmannanshire, around 12.50pm on Saturday.

A 46-year-old prisoner was taken to Forth Valley Royal Hospital where he later died.

Steven McIvor, 33, was charged with murder when he appeared at Alloa Sheriff Court on Monday.

He entered no plea and was committed for further examination.

He was remanded in custody.