Man charged over Broxburn murder

thomas allwood Thomas Allwood was found lying in the road

A man has been charged in connection with the murder of a 55-year-old man who was found dead in the street in West Lothian.

Thomas Graham Allwood was found by members of the public lying across Pyothall Road in Broxburn at about 04:45 on Thursday.

A major inquiry was launched into the circumstances of the death.

A 25-year-old man will appear at Livingston Sheriff Court in connection with his murder on Monday.

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