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Relatives to meet over Aberdeen care home probe

Eastleigh Care Home
Southern Cross Healthcare operates Eastleigh Nursing Home in Peterculter

A meeting is to be held for relatives of residents at an Aberdeen nursing home which is the centre of a police investigation.

BBC Scotland revealed on Friday that two staff had been suspended and new admissions stopped at Eastleigh Care Home in Peterculter.

The nursing home is run by Southern Cross Healthcare.

Grampian Police is investigating. The Care Commission has also been informed. A meeting will be held on Tuesday.

A spokesman for Southern Cross Healthcare said: "The health and wellbeing of our residents is our number one priority."

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