Police confirm Marie McCracken died at East Kilbride house

Marie McCracken Marie McCracken died at the house in East Kilbride on Wednesday night

Police have released the name of a 59-year-old woman who was found dead at a house in South Lanarkshire.

Mary McCracken, known locally as Marie, was found injured at the house in Old Coach Road, East Kilbride, at 22:45 on Wednesday. She died at the scene.

Strathclyde Police said a 61-year-old woman had been arrested in connection with Ms McCracken's death.

The woman is presently in custody and is expected to appear at Hamilton Sheriff Court on Monday.

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