Arrest over Stewart Gillespie's death in Paisley

police forensic officer at the scene Forensics officers carried out investigations at the scene of the incident

A 28-year-old man has been arrested and is in police custody in connection with the death of Stewart Gillespie in Paisley.

The 53-year-old died on Wednesday. Police found him with fatal injuries after they had been called to an incident in the town's Glencairn Road.

Mr Gillespie had previously served a life sentence for the murder of Mark Rennie in Paisley in 1996.

The arrested man is expected to appear at Paisley Sheriff Court on Monday.

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