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Three in court over death of Samual Johnston in Saltcoats

The dead man was found at Parkend Gardens in Saltcoats
Image caption The dead man was found at Parkend Gardens in Saltcoats

Three men have appeared in court in connection with the death of a man at a house in North Ayrshire.

Samual Johnston, 22, died following a disturbance in Parkend Gardens, Saltcoats, on Saturday.

Fergal Morgan, 21, and Stuart McCulloch, 17, were each charged with murder and made no plea or declaration.

Allan Carey, 18, was charged with assault to injury and permanent disfigurement. He made no plea or declaration.

They were remanded in custody and will appear in court again next month.

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